English to German Meaning :: prisoner

Prisoner :
Häftling
- Häftling

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Noun(1)

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(1) He had allowed his dear friend, his sister in Christ, to be taken prisoner by their enemies.(2) he's become a prisoner of the publicity he's generated(3) A habeas corpus writ requires the release of a prisoner held without trial or lawful charge.(4) Later in the war he was taken prisoner by the Germans while working on a reconnaissance mission in the Greek islands.(5) In August 2001, he began a relationship with a woman who was a serving prisoner .(6) a prisoner serving a life sentence(7) I am a disabled driver and often feel a prisoner in my own home.(8) The order is taken to be a warrant committing the prisoner into custody for the Corrective Services Act.(9) He was taken prisoner by the Khmer Rouge while working in Cambodia when on the payroll of HALO.(10) A few days later Churchill was himself taken prisoner when the armoured train that he was travelling on was ambushed at Chieveley.(11) These boys were taken prisoner and survived the war, but thousands more were less fortunate.(12) she may have been held prisoner before being killed(13) Taken prisoner in the second battle of St Albans, he was freed after Edward IV's victory at Towton.(14) He was captured by the Chinese Communist Forces and, separated from the other Royal Marines, was taken prisoner .(15) 200 rebels were taken prisoner(16) After conquering Troy, you will need to rescue some villagers that have been taken prisoner by an unknown enemy.
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Synonyms
Noun
1. convict ::
überführen
2. captive ::
gefangen
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

I wouldn\'t say you\'re a prisoner
on this island.

I wouldn't say you're a PRISONER on this island.

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 3


You think I wanted to be taken prisoner?

You think I wanted to be taken PRISONER?

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 1


I was your sister\'s prisoner once.

I was your sister's PRISONER once.

Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 8


- He is my prisoner.
- He doesn\'t look like a prisoner.

- He is my PRISONER. - He doesn't look like a PRISONER.

Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 5


I was this man\'s prisoner once.

I was this man's PRISONER once.

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 10


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