abduct

(redirected from abducted)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • verb

Synonyms for abduct

Synonyms for abduct

to seize and detain (a person) unlawfully

Synonyms for abduct

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

pull away from the body

Related Words

Antonyms

References in periodicals archive ?
In first incident, Mohammad Asif submitted an application in Wah Police station that three persons including one woman has abducted his wife when she was alone at her house.
Some peoples of the area said that she had been abducted by unknown car riders.
In the first incident Mohammad Ishfaq reported to the police that his 16-year-old daughter was abducted by six persons including two women.
Relatives of the abducted families, Wali Mohammad, Niaz Mohammad, Khial Zar and Shair Hussain thanked the society for providing assistance to the victim families.
WAH CANTT -- Four persons including a couple were abducted in three different incidents from various parts of twin cities of Taxila and Wah Cantonment on Monday.
Israeli military vehicles broke into Teqoua' town, east of Bethlehem in the occupied West Bank, searched many homes, and abducted two children aged 15 and 16.
Islamabad -- At least four persons including two women have allegedly been abducted within the Noon, Aabpara and Koral Police jurisdictions.
Persons suspected to be New People's Army (NOA) rebels abducted last Sunday, Feb.
10 July 2016 - 11:50 Iran Pushes for finding abducted Iranian diplomats Iranian Envoy: Liberation of Iranian Abducted Diplomats Is a National Demand He made the remarks in a meeting with the Lebanese Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri at the presence of Maryam Mojtahed Zadeh Larijani the wife of Iran's abducted charge de affair in Lebanon.
Rahi announces his stance: Those boycotting parliamentary sessions must attend to elect a president Five Czech nationals abducted to be swapped with Lebanese prisoner Families of abducted servicemen visit their children at Al Nusra's AL SHARQ AL AWSAT: Saudi Arabia obliterates cluster cells connected with ISIL.
THREE Indian nationals abducted by the Taliban in Afghanistan were rescued during an operation by elite Afghan troops though at least one more Indian continues to be held by the militants.
offices in Beirut BEIRUT, Jan 2 (KUNA) -- Families of abducted Lebanese in Izaza, Syria, staged a sit-in in front of the Turkish Airlines offices downtown Beirut, demanding the release of abducted.
TAHRAN (CyHAN)- Iran's Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi has called on Turkey and Qatar to help release Iranian pilgrims abducted in Syria, the local media reported on Sunday.
August 2, 2012 (BOR) - The commissioner of Pibor county of Jonglei state, Joshua Konyi Irer, has called upon his jurisdiction's chiefs to cooperate in the voluntary collection of abducted children in Pibor payams [districts].
Ramadi (NINA) -- An armed group abducted today six people in Sadda area, in Horan valley to the north of Rutba, a mosque Sheikh is among the abducted people.