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synonyms for captor

  • holder
  • jailer
  • conqueror
  • conquistador
  • defeater
  • subduer
  • subjugator
  • master
  • overlord
  • owner

antonyms for captor

MOST RELEVANT
  • deliverer
  • emancipator
  • liberator
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I gave my captors 150 more days, but I will not focus my energies on that.
LOCKED UP IN THE LAND OF LIBERTY: PART IVYARIEL VALDÉS GONZÁLEZJULY 28, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
Often, victims accompany captors without a struggle because they fear retaliation against relatives.
OPERATION FOX HUNT: HOW CHINA EXPORTS REPRESSION USING A NETWORK OF SPIES HIDDEN IN PLAIN SIGHTBY SEBASTIAN ROTELLA AND KIRSTEN BERGJULY 22, 2021PROPUBLICA
Once “returned home,” she recorded videos on her phone that describe her mistreatment by the captors hired by her father.
BADASS ROYAL WOMEN YOU NEED TO KNOWSEAN CULLIGANJULY 1, 2021OZY
At the Ouija board, Jones and Hill would regale their captors with a tale, seem­ingly channeled from the Beyond, designed to make them delirious enough to lead the pair out of Yozgad, a prisoner-of-war camp high in the mountains.
HOW TWO WWI POWS CONNED THEIR WAY OUT WITH A OUIJA BOARDMARGALIT FOXMAY 31, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
I’m sure it’s very easy for the oppressor to smile, because they have all the power, and when you see a smile, you may try to mirror it in order to become synchronized with your captor.
VICE PUBLISHED ALTERED PHOTOS SHOWING CAMBODIAN GENOCIDE VICTIMS SMILING. IT UNLEASHED AN UPROAR.PAULINA VILLEGASAPRIL 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It’s unclear if and how Zemo will break free of his captors.
EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE FALCON AND THE WINTER SOLDIERELIANA DOCKTERMANMARCH 19, 2021TIME
Rather than see his captor skewered on a horn, Baby Yoda uses the force to save Mando.
WHAT MAKES BABY YODA SO LOVABLE? - FACTS SO ROMANTICMORGAN K. HOKE & DOUGLAS K. SMITNOVEMBER 4, 2020NAUTILUS
I managed to lift it a bit to escape further bruises as my captor roughly hauled me to the forest.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
Richard could see now that the captive was indeed a woman, that she was struggling in the arms of her captor.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
While the younger girls cried helplessly, Boone's daughter, seeing it was of no use to struggle, quietly followed her captor.
THE STORY OF THE THIRTEEN COLONIESH. A. (HLNE ADELINE) GUERBER
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