hijackings

variants also highjackings
plural of hijacking
as in kidnappings
the unlawful or forcible carrying away of a person or animal a country in which hijackings of foreign executives has become commonplace

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“Hijackings.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hijackings. Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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