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Synonyms for kidnapping

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. kidnapping, snatch(noun)

    (law) the unlawful act of capturing and carrying away a person against their will and holding them in false imprisonment

    Synonyms:
    snatch, puss, bit, slit, pussy, grab, snap, twat, cunt, catch

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. kidnapping(n.)

    Synonyms:
    man-stealing, abduction

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. kidnapping(n)

    Synonyms:
    abduction

How to pronounce kidnapping?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say kidnapping in sign language?

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How to use kidnapping in a sentence?

  1. Lew Rockwell:

    If something is wrong for you or me, it is also wrong for the cop, the soldier, the mayor, the governor, the general, the Fed chairman, the president. Theft does not become acceptable when they call it taxation, counterfeiting when they call it monetary policy, kidnapping when they call it the draft, mass murder when they call it foreign policy. We understand that it is never acceptable to wield violence nor the threat of violence against the innocent, whether by the mugger or the politician.

  2. Alejandro Andrade:

    They kidnapped him, they beat him. ... He wants justice done because we do not want there to be another report that, instead of kidnapping, says murder.

  3. Fraidoon Obaidi:

    All foreign citizens and their offices in Afghanistan are terrorists' targets ... the kidnapping and criminal threat is very serious, this will be prevented only if they use security guards and escorts.

  4. Czech Foreign Minister Lubomir Zaoralek:

    We are examining the possibility that a kidnapping has taken place.

  5. Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi:

    We got confirmation (yesterday) of an incident of kidnapping involving Indonesian crew of a ship.


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