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synonyms for kidnapped

  • captured
  • seized
  • shanghaied
  • snatched
  • held for ransom
  • taken hostage
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antonyms for kidnapped

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  • free
  • released
  • rescued
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How to use kidnapped in a sentence

Above all, though, as biographer James Pope-Hennessy observed, the author of “Kidnapped” remains “the great exhilarator.”
ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON’S ‘KIDNAPPED’ IS NOT JUST AN ADVENTURE TALE, IT’S A TIMELY NOVEL ABOUT POLITICS AND DISSENTMICHAEL DIRDAJANUARY 20, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It seems probable that he must have been kidnapped when very young, or found while astray in the woods.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
About the following, let there be no mistake: I will not write the abstract of Kidnapped; write it who will, I will not.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 25 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
When he was old he established a seraglio of fifteen-year-old girls, the most beautiful that could be bought or kidnapped.
FIGHTING THE TRAFFIC IN YOUNG GIRLSVARIOUS
Seamen were kidnapped, often after a bloody struggle, and if caught inland were sent to the ports ironed like criminals.
THE POLITICAL HISTORY OF ENGLAND - VOL. X.WILLIAM HUNT
The enmity that caused you to be kidnapped and carried away into the mountains still exists, and exists in even greater measure.
THE WRECKERSFRANCIS LYNDE
Instead, they were practically kidnapped by force, and treated—or rather ill-treated—as slaves for several years.
THE ADVENTURES OF LOUIS DE ROUGEMONTLOUIS DE ROUGEMONT
I sometimes wonder if I could have been kidnapped as a baby, and changed.'
SARAH'S SCHOOL FRIENDMAY BALDWIN
If she was enticed away by artful blandishments, or kidnapped by cruel violence, we knew not.
OUR CATS AND ALL ABOUT THEMHARRISON WEIR
Then all the mothers of the kidnapped girls chanted the weird and doleful death lament.
INDIAN LEGENDS OF VANCOUVER ISLANDALFRED CARMICHAEL
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO KIDNAPPED

  • appropriated
  • kidnapped
  • seized
  • snatched
  • stolen
  • abducted
  • appropriated
  • bagged
  • diverted
  • hijacked
  • kept
  • kidnapped
  • lifted
  • pinched
  • plagiarized
  • purloined
  • ripped off
  • robbed
  • sacked
  • shanghaied
  • snatched
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