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We found 48 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word ransom:
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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. Ransom, ransom: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. ransom: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. ransom: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. ransom: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. ransom: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. ransom, ransom: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Ransom, ransom: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. ransom: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Ransom, ransom: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. ransom: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. ransom: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. ransom: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Ransom, ransom: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. ransom (n.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Ransom, ransom: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. ransom: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. ransom: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Ransom (Duncan novel), Ransom (Garwood novel), Ransom (Lil Tecca song), Ransom (Malouf novel), Ransom (Pendulum song), Ransom (TV series), Ransom (disambiguation), Ransom (film), Ransom (given name), Ransom (surname), Ransom, Ransom, The Ransom (film): Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Ransom: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. ransom: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. ransom: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. ransom: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. ransom: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. Ransom: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  25. ransom: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  26. ransom: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  27. ransom: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  28. Ransom, ransom: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  29. Ransom: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (9 matching dictionaries)
  1. ransom: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Ransom: Duhaime's Canadian law dictionary [home, info]
  3. ransom: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  4. ransom: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  6. ransom: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  7. RANSOM: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  8. Ransom: International Law Dictionary [home, info]
  9. ransom: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Ransom (disambiguation), Ransom: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. ransom: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Ransom: baby names list [home, info]
  2. Ransom: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  3. Ransom: Arms and Armour [home, info]
  4. ransom: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Ransom: Easton Bible [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Ransom: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (ransom)

noun:  the act of freeing from captivity or punishment
noun:  payment for the release of someone
noun:  money demanded for the return of a captured person
verb:  exchange or buy back for money; under threat
name:  A surname (common: 1 in 14285 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #1906)

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