made prisoner

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He was instantly made prisoner, and pulled from his horse by two or three of the banditti who crowded around him.
It appears that he got as far as Wara, the capital, where, according to some accounts, he was made prisoner, and, according to others, was put to death for having attempted to ascend a sacred mountain in the environs.
In one of the conflicts, the emperor himself was put to flight, and very near being made prisoner by the elector of Saxony.
Tell me," he demanded, "why I have been made prisoner, and if other strangers were captured since I entered your city.
The Dwarf, seeing his master thus overthrown and made prisoner, gathered his armor and set forth to tell his evil tidings and find help.
A considerable part of them were made prisoners, and transported to the English colonies.
Yet the night of Granet's capture the village was shelled, and those who escaped were cut off and made prisoners.
I defended myself to the last, wounded though I was, but at length, seeing that resistance was hopeless, and that the ambassador and all our followers were made prisoners, I put spurs to my horse and rode away as fast as I could, till the poor beast fell dead from a wound in his side.
After a deal of work among the Greek fishermen of the Upper Bay and rivers, where knives flashed at the beginning of trouble and men permitted themselves to be made prisoners only after a revolver was thrust in their faces, we hailed with delight an expedition to the Lower Bay against the Chinese shrimp-catchers.
For, coming into Fleet Street, they found it in an unusual stir; and inquiring the cause, were told that a body of Horse Guards had just galloped past, and that they were escorting some rioters whom they had made prisoners, to Newgate for safety.
Around a broken-down carriage the people were uttering imprecations, whilst the persons who had attempted to escape were made prisoners -- that is to say, an old man and two women.
They were then caught up in the general chaos and retreat - two companies came out via Dunkirk, one company via St Nazaire, and one company was made prisoner.