What does the word captor mean?

Usage examples for captor

  1. " You will laugh on the other side of your mouth directly, if I know anything," said his captor gravely. – With Haig on the Somme by D. H. Parry
  2. Her captor had ordered her back to her seat by the tree. – The White Invaders by Raymond King Cummings
  3. My captor related the full circumstances in connection with his walk in the grove and the manner in which he captured me. – Life in a Thousand Worlds by William Shuler Harris