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Synonyms for kidnap
ˈkɪd næp

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. kidnap, nobble, abduct, snatch(verb)

    take away to an undisclosed location against their will and usually in order to extract a ransom

    "The industrialist's son was kidnapped"

    Synonyms:
    scam, hornswoggle, snatch up, cabbage, filch, con, rook, abduct, swindle, bunco, snarf, purloin, pinch, nobble, gyp, goldbrick, victimize, mulct, hook, lift, diddle, gip, short-change, snatch, swipe, defraud, pilfer, sneak, snap, abstract

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. kidnap(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    abduct (any human being), carry off, steal away, run off with

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. kidnap(v)

    Synonyms:
    abduct

How to pronounce kidnap?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
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