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English Reference for horyo (ほりょ)

Kanji
Kana
ほりょ
horyo
Definitions
noun no-adjective prisoner (of war)
Example sentences
They were taken prisoner
The general ordered the massacre of all war prisoners
The prisoners were set free
He was held in captivity
The prisoner of war bore himself with great dignity
Sooner or later, the hostages will be released
The slaughter of the prisoners was a barbarous act
They dealt with the prisoners kindly
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