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   n   rehén    mf     
to take sb hostage      tomar or   (LAm)   agarrar a algn como rehén  
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See also:

host, hostel, hostess, hostile

we don't deal with hostage takers exp.
no negociamos con secuestradores

Entry related to:deal with

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-Spanish
tomar {or} agarrar a algn como rehén
los tres rehenes restantes {or} que quedaban
la vuelta de los rehenes sanos y salvos
han sacado a los rehenes en avión
hizo un llamamiento pidiendo la liberación de los rehenes
hubo escenas de emoción cuando aparecieron los rehenes
'hostage' also found in translations in Spanish-English dictionary
the hostages got out through the window
they got the hostages out through the window
a demonstration calling for the release of the hostages
they were waiting for {o} awaiting news of the hostages
his rebellion endangered {o} jeopardized the hostages' lives
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"hostage": examples and translations in context
Almeida is missing and possibly a hostage. Repito: Almeida está desaparecido y posiblemente sea rehén.
They're holding Captain Harvey as hostage. Y se han apoderado del Capitán Harvey como rehén.
Shaun was taken with another hostage. A Shaun se lo han llevado con otro rehén.
Someone about to release a hostage. Con alguien a punto de soltar a un rehén.
Released a hostage - pregnant woman. Liberó a una rehén... una mujer embarazada.
A Starfleet commander is a valuable hostage. Un comandante de la Flota Estelar es un rehén valioso.
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