kidnapping 1 of 2

variants also kidnaping
as in hijacking
the unlawful or forcible carrying away of a person or animal an alert system for the prompt reporting of juvenile kidnappings

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variants also kidnaping
present participle of kidnap

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“Kidnapping.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Jan. 2023.

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