CAPTIVE Sentence, Example and UsageExamples and usage of CAPTIVE in prose and poetry
Usage of "CAPTIVE": Examples from famous English Poetry
To better understand the meaning of CAPTIVE, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word CAPTIVE
"Whom do i try to clasp in my arms dreams can never be made captive"- The word/phrase 'captive' was used by 'Rabindranath Tagore' in 'The gardener'.
"Here a captive heart busted"- 'Mark Twain' has used the captive in the novel The adventures of huckleberry finn.
"The captive officers were separated from the soldiers and told to march in front"- To understand the meaning of captive, please see the following usage by Leo Tolstoy in War and peace.
Usage of "CAPTIVE" in sentences
"Her captive flames must needs burn there;"
- This term captive was used by Henry Vaughan in the Poem Friends departed.
"A captive, but by choice"
- This term captive was used by Mark Liverance in the Poem Love poem.
"Captivity thence captive, us to win"
- This term captive was used by Edmund Spenser in the Poem Easter.
"Captive audiences for TV commercials can become brainwashed consumers"