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Metaphorical UsePlay
Describing an emotional state where someone feels restricted, like in a metaphorical prison. SlideHe felt captive to his obligations.
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Not Always PhysicalPlay
Captivity might not be physical; it can refer to being controlled by a situation or emotions. SlideShe was captive to her fears.
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Release ContextPlay
Often used in contexts where someone or something is being freed. SlideThe captives were finally released after negotiations.