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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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The father of the kidnapee along with the recovered kidnapped son and two other sons called on the IGP in this connection at his office today.
If this tape turns out to be genuine, it suggests a journalist instigated the murder of a kidnapee. A line must be drawn somewhere," The Daily Times Editor Rashed Rahman said.
That photo reminded me of one that appeared in the 1970s of kidnapee Patty Hearst.
While the Hangu police had recovered the kidnapee boy within a few hours and also arrested the kidnapper.
He said a special police team supervised by Sub-Inspector Nawaz Gondal was working on this case when Syed Imran, a relative of kidnapee, informed police about receiving a phone call from kidnappers threatening to kill Syed Rehman in case ransom amount Rs.