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kidnapped

adjective
variants: also kidnaped

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kidnapped

verb
variants: also kidnaped
past tense of kidnap

Synonyms & Antonyms of kidnapped (Entry 2 of 2)

to carry away (as a person) forcibly or unlawfully
  • the child of the wealthy industrialist was kidnapped and held for ransom

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“Kidnapped.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/kidnapped. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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