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  • 1 take prisoner — To capture and hold as a prisoner • • • Main Entry: ↑prison …

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  • 2 take prisoner — index apprehend (arrest), arrest (apprehend), capture, carry away, confine, detain (hold in custo …

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  • 3 take prisoner again — index rearrest Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4 prisoner — n. 1 a person kept in prison. 2 (in full prisoner at the bar) a person in custody on a criminal charge and on trial. 3 a person or thing confined by illness, another s grasp, etc. 4 (in full prisoner of war) a person who has been captured in war …

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  • 5 take in — Synonyms and related words: abbreviate, abridge, absorb, abstract, accept, accouple, accumulate, acquire, admit, adsorb, affect, agglutinate, amass, appear, appreciate, apprehend, arrest, articulate, assemble, assimilate, assister, associate,… …

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  • 6 take into custody — Arrest, take up, take prisoner …

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  • 7 take up — 1. Raise, lift. 2. Begin (especially where another has left off). 3. Fasten (with a ligature). 4. Engross, engage, employ. 5. Occupy, fill, cover. 6. Arrest, seize, catch, take prisoner, take into custody. 7. Assume, adopt …

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  • 8 Take — Take, v. t. [imp. {Took} (t[oo^]k); p. p. {Taken} (t[=a]k n); p. pr. & vb. n. {Taking}.] [Icel. taka; akin to Sw. taga, Dan. tage, Goth. t[=e]kan to touch; of uncertain origin.] 1. In an active sense; To lay hold of; to seize with the hands, or… …

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  • 9 Take Me Home — may refer to:* Take Me Home (single), Danny s first single. * Take Me Home (album), an album by Cher ** Take Me Home (Cher song), notably covered by Sophie Ellis Bextor ** Take Me Home/Prisoner , a compilation of two albums by Cher, later… …

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  • 10 prisoner — prisoner, captive both denote one who is deprived of his liberty. Prisoner is the general term, applicable to anyone so deprived, but it is frequently used in a more specific sense, and applied to one who is confined to a prison or held under… …

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  • 11 prisoner — ► NOUN 1) a person legally committed to prison. 2) a person captured and kept confined. 3) a person trapped by circumstances. ● take no prisoners Cf. ↑take no prisoners …

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  • 12 Prisoner of Time — (1998) is the third in a series of time travel romances written by Caroline B. Cooney.Plot Prisoner of Time follows Strat s younger sister, Devonny, as she accidentally slips one hundred years into the future, to Annie Lockwood s time, and begins …

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  • 13 take no prisoners — ► take no prisoners be ruthlessly aggressive in the pursuit of one s objectives. Main Entry: ↑prisoner …

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  • 14 Prisoner characters — A list of all inmates of Wentworth Detention Centre in the television series Prisoner. Note that episode numbers cited are for first and last appearances; many characters had spells where they were absent and subsequently returned. Listed in… …

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  • 15 Prisoner characters - inmates — A list of all inmates of Wentworth Detention Centre in the television series Prisoner . Listed in order of appearance:* Bea Queen Bea Smith (Val Lehman episodes 1 400), the tough and uncompromising top dog the name given to the unofficial leader… …

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  • 16 Prisoner (TV series) — For the 1967 British fantasy drama television series starring Patrick McGoohan, see The Prisoner. For other uses, see Prisoner (disambiguation). Prisoner Also known as Prisoner: Cell Block H (UK United States) Caged Women (Canada) Kvinnofängels …

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  • 17 take — I n. (colloq.) reaction 1) a double take ( delayed reaction ) (to do a double take) illegal payments 2) on the take (they were all on the take) ( they were all accepting bribes ) II v. 1) to take (a matter) lightly; seriously 2) (A) ( to carry )… …

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  • 18 Prisoner (album) — Infobox Album | Name = Prisoner Type = Album Artist = Cher Released = October 22 1979 Recorded = 1979 Genre = Disco/New Wave Length = 37:09 Label = Casablanca Records Reviews = Allmusic (Rating|1|5) [http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg… …

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  • 19 Prisoner of war — POW redirects here. For other uses, see POW (disambiguation). A prisoner of war (POW, PoW, PW, P/W, WP, PsW) or enemy prisoner of war (EPW) is a person, whether civilian or combatant, who is held in custody by an enemy power during or immediately …

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  • 20 Prisoner Ball — Infobox name = Prisoner Ball title = Prisoner Ball/Volleyball header1 = #if:{item one|}{item two|}{item three|} |Optional header label2 = Target data2 = Ages 10 20 label3 = Object data3 = Similar to Volleyball label4 = Item three data4 = {item… …

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