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held for ransom

  • as inkidnapped
  • as inshanghai
  • as insteal
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Synonyms for held for ransom

adj abducted
  • captured
  • seized
  • shanghaied
  • snatched
  • held for ransom
  • taken hostage

Antonyms for held for ransom

  • free
  • released
  • rescued
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to held for ransom

kidnapped

adjective. abducted
  • captured
  • held for ransom
  • seized
  • shanghaied
  • snatched
  • taken hostage
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.