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Crime RelatedPlay
The term 'ransom' is mainly used in illegal or criminal circumstances involving hostages. SlideThe police negotiated the ransom for the hostages safely.
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High StakesPlay
'Ransom' often implies a large amount of money and a tense, urgent situation. SlideThe CEO's ransom was set at an astronomical five million dollars.
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Negative ConnotationPlay
The word 'ransom' usually has negative connotations, associating with fear and danger. SlideThe ransom message left us in a state of panic.