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ransom

['ræn(t)s(ə)m] брит. / амер.

  1. сущ.

    1. выкуп

    2. рел. искупление

    3. шотл. огромная цена, арендная плата

  2. гл.

    1. выкупать, освобождать за выкуп

    2. требовать выкуп (за что-л. / кого-л.)

    3. рел. искупать

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ransom

['rænsəm]

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“I have heard that you met the Red Saint in Panama and released her for a ransom.
— Я слышал, что в Панаме вы встретили Красную Святую и отпустили ее за выкуп.
Steinbeck, John / Cup of GoldСтейнбек, Джон / Золотая чаша
Золотая чаша
Стейнбек, Джон
© Издательство "Правда", 1989
Cup of Gold
Steinbeck, John
© John Steinbeck, 1929
© renewed John Steinbeck, 1957
"Thou foolish fellow," said Candide; "I have delivered thee out of the galleys, I have paid thy ransom, and thy sister's also; she was a scullion, and is very ugly, yet I am so condescending as to marry her; and dost thou pretend to oppose the match?
Сумасшедший барон, — сказал ему Кандид, — я избавил тебя от галер, заплатил за тебя выкуп, выкупил и твою сестру. Она мыла здесь посуду, она уродлива — я, по своей доброте, готов жениться на ней, а ты еще противишься.
Voltaire / CandideВольтер / Кандид
Кандид
Вольтер
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1965
Candide
Voltaire
© 1918 by BONI & LIVERIGHT, INC.
I am afraid father and Hurry will not be as willing to ransom Deerslayer, as Deerslayer was to ransom them!"
Кроме того, быть может, отец и Непоседа совсем не намерены так хлопотать о Зверобое, как он хлопотал о них.
Cooper, James Fenimore / The DeerslayerКупер, Джеймс Фенимор / Зверобой, или Первая тропа войны
Зверобой, или Первая тропа войны
Купер, Джеймс Фенимор
© Издательство "Детская литература", 1974
The Deerslayer
Cooper, James Fenimore
© Wordsworth Editions Limited 1995
Would to God," said Roland, "that I were with them, and could ransom every drop of their blood by two of mine!"
— О, если бы бог дал мне возможность, — сказал Роланд, — быть вместе с ними и за каждую каплю их крови отдать две своих!
Scott, Walter / The AbbotСкотт, Вальтер / Аббат
Аббат
Скотт, Вальтер
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1963
The Abbot
Scott, Walter
© The University Court of the University of Edinburgh 2000
Half a dozen of those countries are working on atomic bombs at this moment, so that they can hold us at ransom.
Сейчас есть страны, где работают над созданием атомного оружия, с помощью которого они смогут шантажировать нас.
Sheldon, Sidney / The Doomsday ConspiracyШелдон, Сидни / Конец света
Конец света
Шелдон, Сидни
© Sidney Sheldon Family Limited Partnership, 1991
© Перевод. А.П. Романов, 1993
© ООО Издательство "АСТ МОСКВА", 2009
The Doomsday Conspiracy
Sheldon, Sidney
© 1991 by Sheldon Literary Trust
Maybe she could sleep and when she woke up the ransom would have come. Or whatever it was they wanted.
Да, надо просто заснуть, и когда она проснется, ее уже выкупят, и каждый получит свое.
Le Guin, Ursula / Four ways to ForgivenessЛе Гуин, Урсула / Четыре пути к прощению
Четыре пути к прощению
Ле Гуин, Урсула
© Издание на русском языке ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", 2008
© Перевод. И. Полоцк, О. Васант, О. Трофимов, В. Старожилец, 2008
© 1995 by Ursula K. Le Guin
Four ways to Forgiveness
Le Guin, Ursula
© 1995 by Ursula K. Le Guin
In Europe, he knew that normally a person dressed as expensively as he was would be held to ransom.
Джим знал, что в Европе за богато одетого человека обычно требуют выкуп.
Dickson, Gordon / The Dragon And The DjinnДиксон, Гордон / Дракон и Джинн
Дракон и Джинн
Диксон, Гордон
The Dragon And The Djinn
Dickson, Gordon
We were continually disputing, and received twenty lashes with a bull's pizzle when the concatenation of universal events brought you to our galley, and you were good enough to ransom us."
Мы спорили беспрерывно и получали по двадцать ударов ремнем в день, пока сцепление событий в этой вселенной не привело вас на нашу галеру, и вот вы нас выкупили.
Voltaire / CandideВольтер / Кандид
Кандид
Вольтер
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1965
Candide
Voltaire
© 1918 by BONI & LIVERIGHT, INC.
Today, were I to demand a ransom, perhaps you would not be flattered.”
Если бы я назначил выкуп сегодня, возможно, вы не были бы польщены.
Steinbeck, John / Cup of GoldСтейнбек, Джон / Золотая чаша
Золотая чаша
Стейнбек, Джон
© Издательство "Правда", 1989
Cup of Gold
Steinbeck, John
© John Steinbeck, 1929
© renewed John Steinbeck, 1957
That labouring art can never ransom nature
Что знанию не выкупить природы
Shakespeare, William / Alls Wel that ends WellШекспир, Вильям / Все хорошо, что хорошо кончается
Все хорошо, что хорошо кончается
Шекспир, Вильям
© Издательство "ACADEMIA", 1937
Alls Wel that ends Well
Shakespeare, William
© Susan Snyder 1993
"Ah! captain," said Candide, "what ransom will you take for Monsieur de Thunder-ten-Tronckh, one of the first barons of the empire, and for Monsieur Pangloss, the profoundest metaphysician in Germany?"
Послушайте, господин шкипер, — сказал Кандид — какой вы хотите выкуп за господина Тундер-тен-Тронка, одного из первых баронов империи, и за господина Панглоса, величайшего метафизика Германии?
Voltaire / CandideВольтер / Кандид
Кандид
Вольтер
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1965
Candide
Voltaire
© 1918 by BONI & LIVERIGHT, INC.
Let him name the ransom at which he rates our liberty, and it shall be paid, providing the exaction is suited to our means.”
Пусть назначит выкуп за наше освобождение, и если он не превысит наших средств, мы ему заплатим.
Scott, Walter / YvanhoeСкотт, Вальтер / Айвенго
Айвенго
Скотт, Вальтер
© Издательство "Художественная литература ", 1962
Yvanhoe
Scott, Walter
"The ransom, the ransom, madam!" cried Lambert, and both laughed louder than ever, while my heart went cold.
"Выкуп, барыня, выкуп!" - кричит Ламберт, и оба еще пуще хохочут, а сердце мое замирает.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / A Raw YouthДостоевский, Фёдор / Подросток
Подросток
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Советская Россия", 1979
A Raw Youth
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
However, he abated nothing from the amount of the ransom, which his prisoner did not even discuss.
Он прежде всего заявил, что не уступит ни одного гроша из назначенной суммы выкупа.
Verne, Jules / Dick Sand, or A Captain at FifteenВерн, Жюль / Пятнадцатилетний капитан
Пятнадцатилетний капитан
Верн, Жюль
© Художественная литература, 1954
Dick Sand, or A Captain at Fifteen
Verne, Jules
© 2006 Biblio Bazaar
All of the actors — gunmen/crews, negotiators, recipients of the ransom, leaders of the community that supports this activity — and their whereabouts are well known.
Все стороны - боевики/команда, переговорщики, получатели выкупа, руководители общины, поддерживающей такого рода деятельность, - и их местонахождение хорошо известны.
© Организация Объединенных Наций, 2010 год
© United Nations 2010

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'ræn(t)s(ə)mNounвыкупExamples

to demand, exact a ransom from — требовать выкуп у
to hold smb. to ransom — требовать выкуп за кого-л.
to pay (a) ransom for — заплатить выкуп за
ransom note — письмо с требованием выкупа

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Collocations

king's ransom
большой куш
king's ransom
огромная сумма
to ransom
выкупать
ransom demand
требование выкупа
to make ransom demands
требовать выкупа
ransom bill
выкупное свидетельство
ransom price
очень высокая цена
hold to ransom
требовать выкупа

Word forms

ransom

noun
SingularPlural
Common caseransomransoms
Possessive caseransom'sransoms'

ransom

verb
Basic forms
Pastransomed
Imperativeransom
Present Participle (Participle I)ransoming
Past Participle (Participle II)ransomed
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I ransomwe ransom
you ransomyou ransom
he/she/it ransomsthey ransom
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am ransomingwe are ransoming
you are ransomingyou are ransoming
he/she/it is ransomingthey are ransoming
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have ransomedwe have ransomed
you have ransomedyou have ransomed
he/she/it has ransomedthey have ransomed
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been ransomingwe have been ransoming
you have been ransomingyou have been ransoming
he/she/it has been ransomingthey have been ransoming
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I ransomedwe ransomed
you ransomedyou ransomed
he/she/it ransomedthey ransomed
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was ransomingwe were ransoming
you were ransomingyou were ransoming
he/she/it was ransomingthey were ransoming
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had ransomedwe had ransomed
you had ransomedyou had ransomed
he/she/it had ransomedthey had ransomed
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been ransomingwe had been ransoming
you had been ransomingyou had been ransoming
he/she/it had been ransomingthey had been ransoming
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will ransomwe shall/will ransom
you will ransomyou will ransom
he/she/it will ransomthey will ransom
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be ransomingwe shall/will be ransoming
you will be ransomingyou will be ransoming
he/she/it will be ransomingthey will be ransoming
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have ransomedwe shall/will have ransomed
you will have ransomedyou will have ransomed
he/she/it will have ransomedthey will have ransomed
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been ransomingwe shall/will have been ransoming
you will have been ransomingyou will have been ransoming
he/she/it will have been ransomingthey will have been ransoming
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would ransomwe should/would ransom
you would ransomyou would ransom
he/she/it would ransomthey would ransom
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be ransomingwe should/would be ransoming
you would be ransomingyou would be ransoming
he/she/it would be ransomingthey would be ransoming
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have ransomedwe should/would have ransomed
you would have ransomedyou would have ransomed
he/she/it would have ransomedthey would have ransomed
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been ransomingwe should/would have been ransoming
you would have been ransomingyou would have been ransoming
he/she/it would have been ransomingthey would have been ransoming
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am ransomedwe are ransomed
you are ransomedyou are ransomed
he/she/it is ransomedthey are ransomed
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being ransomedwe are being ransomed
you are being ransomedyou are being ransomed
he/she/it is being ransomedthey are being ransomed
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been ransomedwe have been ransomed
you have been ransomedyou have been ransomed
he/she/it has been ransomedthey have been ransomed
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was ransomedwe were ransomed
you were ransomedyou were ransomed
he/she/it was ransomedthey were ransomed
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being ransomedwe were being ransomed
you were being ransomedyou were being ransomed
he/she/it was being ransomedthey were being ransomed
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been ransomedwe had been ransomed
you had been ransomedyou had been ransomed
he/she/it had been ransomedthey had been ransomed
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be ransomedwe shall/will be ransomed
you will be ransomedyou will be ransomed
he/she/it will be ransomedthey will be ransomed
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been ransomedwe shall/will have been ransomed
you will have been ransomedyou will have been ransomed
he/she/it will have been ransomedthey will have been ransomed