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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

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. kidnapping(n.)

    man-stealing, abduction

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  1. kidnapping(n)


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  1. Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni:

    It's very difficult after just a few hours to understand the nature of this kidnapping, who is responsible for it.

  2. Abdul Rahman Hammoud:

    The kidnapping of the Qatari hunters dealt a painful blow to the reputation of all the southern areas of Iraq, we are a tribal community and Gulf hunters are our guests. After the abduction, not a single hunter from the Gulf is coming to Iraq anymore, fearing from being kidnapped. It will take a long time to repair the damage and convince Gulf hunters to resume their Iraq trips.

  3. Rahime Celik:

    What was being done to Kurds in Syria and Iraq, the attacks and the massacres, the kidnapping of women as slaves, repulsed him, no mother wants her son to go to his death, but I could not have stopped him.

  4. Czech Foreign Minister Lubomir Zaoralek:

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

  5. Kunal Cheema:

    To prevent the infringement of the fundamental right to life of millions of Indian children, who have become amenable to kidnapping or abandonment, a thorough impartial CBI probe is required.

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