hostage Hitojichi


hostage = Hitojichi

Pronunciation =  hostage

Pronunciation in Japanese = 人質

hostage in Japanese: Hitojichi

Part of speechnoun 

Definition in English: a prisoner who is held by one party to ensure that another party will meet specified terms 

Definition in Japanese:

Examples in English:

  • They were held hostage by armed rebels

Examples in Japanese:

  • 彼らは武装した反政府勢力によって人質にされました

Synonyms of hostage

Synonyms in Japanese 被害者
Synonyms in English victim

Antonyms of hostage

Antonyms in Japanese 捕獲者
Antonyms in English captor

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