Translation of "abduction" - English-Portuguese dictionary


noun uk /æbˈdʌk.ʃən/ us /æbˈdʌk.ʃən/

the act of making a person go somewhere with you, especially using threats or violence

There has been a series of abductions of young children from schools in the area.
He was charged with abduction.

(Translation of “abduction” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)