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American English: /kæpˈtɪvədi/
British English: /kapˈtɪvɪti/

Translation of captivity in Spanish:


  • to keep something/somebody in captivity
    mantener algo/a alguien en cautiverio
    Example sentences
    • Most animals' basic needs can be met in captivity if conditions are sufficiently favourable.
    • Later in 1945, when in captivity, he spoke about the shooting to fellow prisoners.
    • Millions of the 5 million or so who returned alive from German captivity were sentenced to labour camps.
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