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abduct

verb [T]  us   /æbˈdʌkt, əb-/
to take a person away by force: Kidnappers abducted the child from the playground.
abduction
noun [C/U]  us   /æbˈdʌk·ʃən, əb-/
[C] The abduction took place in front of several helpless witnesses.
Translations of “abduct”
in Vietnamese bắt cóc…
in Spanish raptar, secuestrar…
in Thai ลักพาตัว…
in Malaysian diculik…
in French enlever…
in German entführen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 綁架, 劫持, 誘拐…
in Indonesian menculik…
in Russian похищать…
in Turkish zorla kaçırmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 绑架, 劫持, 诱拐…
in Polish porwać, uprowadzić…
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