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hijacking

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highjacking

Synonyms and Antonyms of hijacking

  1. the unlawful or forcible carrying away of a person or animal a country in which hijackings of foreign executives has become commonplace Synonyms abduction (also highjacking), kidnapping (also kidnaping), rape, snatch [slang]Related Words impressment, seizure, shanghaiing



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