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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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Such invitations are only made to lure victims into being kidnap and having to pay ransoms.
Anthony Hughes, 29, and Thomas Prior, 23, both from The Tithings, in Halton Brook, Runcorn, were arrested in an operation targeted at tracing three men suspected of kidnap, theft and firearms offences.
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Armed criminals now kidnap foreigners and sell them to Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP).
The Criminal Investigation Department of Sharjah Police was recently notified about the kidnap of the person who was held hostage at a house in Al Rolla area for three days.
Jonathan Haynes, of Saxon Street, Northampton, is also charged with a series of other rapes as well as kidnapping and attempted kidnap.
On December 18, two persons tried to kidnap famous Dr Muhammad Imran Apul's son Muhammad Taha Imran Apul, while he was driving a car on Kaghan Road, F-7/3.
According to AN NAHAR, Ayyoubi's wife took their daughter and came to Lebanon, where she contacted the Syrian citizen and arranged for him to kidnap her daughter, demanding a ransom that would then be shared between Ayyoubi's wife and the Syrian kidnapper.
Karl Stephen Hughes, 36, of Alderwood Avenue, Speke, is charged with conspiracy to kidnap, conspiracy to commit blackmail, conspiracy to cause grievous bodily harm, having a 1 firearm with intent and possession of a firearm.
North Korea indicated Thursday that it has no plans to allow the children of five kidnapped Japanese to join their parents in Japan unless Tokyo first send the kidnap victims back to Pyongyang.
FIVE men are to appear in court charged with plotting to kidnap Victoria Beckham.
The men were arrested following an alleged kidnap attempt on November 2 last year.