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Correct spelling:
captivity
Definition:
State of being a captive; bondage.
Synonyms:
seclusion (noun)
segregation, ejection, xenophobia, alienation, isolation, elimination, ostracism, seclusion, exile, confinement, banishment, removal, standoffishness, rejection, extirpation, separation, loneliness, disbarment, exclusion, extradition, apartheid, solitude, anonymity, detachment, reclusion, excommunication, aloofness, eradication, misanthropy, expatriation, aloneness, deportation.
punishment device (noun)
scaffold, rope, electric chair, noose, whipping post, maiden, birch rod, stake, block, gibbet, cane, strap, pillory, cowhide, iron, rawhide, truncheon, ax, bull whip, thong, stocks, torture chamber, thumbscrew, jail, rod, solitary confinement, whip, switch, lash, prison, gas chamber, rack, guillotine, gallows.
Other synonyms:
moat, enslavement, game preserve, nature reserve, go down, subjection, inside, constraint, impoundment, preventive detention, slavery, entombment, limbo, menagerie, pound, committal, pen, duress, captive, imprisonment, serfdom, game reserve, thralldom, condemned, custodial, detention, durance vile, custody, internment, durance, servitude, preserve, bondage, immurement, interment, reservation, petting zoo, the guardhouse, restraint, incarceration.
Examples of usage:
  1. " I will be found of you, saith the Lord, I will turn again your captivity, and I will gather you from all the nations, and from all the places whither I have driven you, saith the Lord; I will bring you again unto the place whence I caused you to be carried away captive. 'And ' 'and ' 'and - "Stories of the Prophets (Before the Exile)", Isaac Landman.
  2. At last, in captivity ended, but only by his death. 1443, Fernando's - "A Book of Golden Deeds", Charlotte M. Yonge.
  3. During your captivity, you have expressed only one wish. - "Atlantida", Pierre Benoit.
Common misspellings:
  1. capitivity (42%)
  2. capitivty (42%)
  3. captivaty (17%)

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