A captive is defined as a person or animal who has been confined or held hostage.
A prisoner or an ex-convict.
A person given as a pledge, or taken prisoner as by an enemy or terrorist, until certain conditions are met
The definition of an inmate is a person who is confined to an institution such as a prison or mental hospital.
(Archaic) A person accused of a crime, esp. by arraignment before a law court
In a criminal trial, the accused; in a civil proceeding, the person or entity against whom a claim is made.
Find another word for prisoners. In this page you can discover 7 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for prisoners, like: captives, jailbirds, hostages, cons, inmates, culprits and defendants.