kidnap

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Synonyms for kidnap

Synonyms for kidnap

to seize and detain (a person) unlawfully

Synonyms for kidnap

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

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On this occasion the father of the kidnappee awarded the police with cash prizes in the presence of IGP.
The Supreme Court ordered the DPO to recover the girl in two weeks to which he pleaded to the Court that by-elections are due be held in his area next week and, therefore, he should be given time for recovery of kidnappee.
Militant mouthpiece Zabihullah Mujahid, in a chat with Pajhwok Afghan News, said they had found out during investigation that the kidnappee was Nepalese named Newa.
Hundreds of people surrounded the area where the kidnappee was supposedly being kept.
The shopkeepers took to the streets, chanting slogans for the safe release of the kidnappee.
He said tribal elders and area residents, who had promised to ensure security of company workers before work on the project was launched, were duty-bound to help release the kidnappee.