Share this entry

Share this page

prisoner of war

Saltos de línea: pris|on¦er of war
(abbreviation: POW)

Definición de prisoner of war en inglés:

sustantivo

A person who has been captured and imprisoned by the enemy in war.
Example sentences
  • It's the same belt buckle he wore on his uniform during the time he was a prisoner of war during World War II.
  • His own Italian grandfather had been a prisoner of war of the Americans at about the same time.
  • We are at war, and it is legal to detain and interrogate enemy prisoners of war.

Definición de prisoner of war en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Top searches

= trending
Palabra del día vicarious
Pronunciación: vɪˈkɛːrɪəs
adjective
experienced in the imagination through another person's feelings…