capture
noun.
the act of forcibly dispossessing an owner of property
noun.
a process whereby a star or planet holds an object in its gravitational field
noun.
any process in which an atomic or nuclear system acquires an additional particle
noun.
the act of taking of a person by force
Synonym: seizure
noun.
the removal of an opponent's piece from the chess board
verb.
succeed in representing or expressing something intangible
capture the essence of Spring|capture an idea
verb.
attract; cause to be enamored
She captured all the men's hearts
verb.
succeed in catching or seizing, especially after a chase
We finally got the suspect|Did you catch the thief?
Synonym: catch, get
verb.
bring about the capture of an elementary particle or celestial body and causing it enter a new orbit
This nucleus has captured the slow-moving neutrons|The star captured a comet
verb.
take possession of by force, as after an invasion
the invaders seized the land and property of the inhabitants|The army seized the town|The militia captured the castle
verb.
capture as if by hunting, snaring, or trapping
I caught a rabbit in the trap today
Synonym: catch