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Synonyms for capture

Synonyms for capture

to gain possession of, especially after a struggle or chase

to obtain possession or control of

Synonyms for capture

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

succeed in representing or expressing something intangible

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

Related Words

take possession of by force, as after an invasion

capture as if by hunting, snaring, or trapping

References in classic literature ?
The last plant of all the row had captured the Woozy, and a big bunch in the center of the curled leaf showed plainly where he was.
Though some few were killed or captured those who escaped were sufficient to arouse the sleeping army of the royalists to the close proximity and gravity of their danger.
Calvin, who were themselves farmers long since expropriated, captured the farmers and threw their political strength away in a vain campaign.
Yet they were more fortunate than the Grangers, who captured a dozen state governments, and who, in the spring, were not permitted to take possession of the captured offices.
As the data are captured and linked to in-service data sources, there will be access to a broad range of reliable data for engineering analysis, logistics support decision making, valuation, and even operational decision making.
Once captured, check images and data can be electronically transmitted to another financial institution for deposit, or sent to a check processing center for final clearing.
With this planned integration, captured documents can be delivered in the XPS file format, a fixed-document format built into the Windows Vista operating system and supported in the 2007 Microsoft Office system.
Contour lets us move from conventional `point-of-view cinematography' to true `volumetric cinematography,' where scenes are captured in the round," Perlman notes.
By combining hydrogen power generation with carbon capture and storage in one integrated project, 90% of the carbon dioxide in the fuel is captured so that it does not enter the atmosphere and a substantial step is made towards tackling the climate change issue.
Captured content is sent to BasWare's software for matching with open purchase orders or contract information.
It allows hospitalists to better concentrate on patient care, while ensuring their billing information will be appropriately captured, validated and communicated to the billing office.