English dictionary definition of:

capture


Noun

  • the act of forcibly dispossessing an owner of property
  • a process whereby a star or planet holds an object in its gravitational field
  • any process in which an atomic or nuclear system acquires an additional particle
  • the act of taking of a person by force
  • the removal of an opponent's piece from the chess board

Verb

  • succeed in representing or expressing something intangible
  • attract; cause to be enamored
  • succeed in catching or seizing, especially after a chase
  • bring about the capture of an elementary particle or celestial body and causing it enter a new orbit
  • take possession of by force, as after an invasion
  • capture as if by hunting, snaring, or trapping

Thesaurus

appropriate   becharm   beguile   bewitch   captivate   catch   charm   conquer   enamor   enamour   enchant   entrance   fascinate   get   seize   seizure   trance  

Spellzone course content

View spelling list -ture words - set 1 and learn about the word capture in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 31. Word endings:-ture, -tain, ine.

Scrabble score for capture


Scrabble score = 11

generated at 19:04:31 on 12-03-20

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