Translation of "kidnap" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈkɪd·næp/ us /ˈkɪd·næp/ present participle kidnapping, past tense and past participle kidnapped

to take someone away using force

kidnapper noun /ˈkɪd·næp·ər/ /ˈkɪd·næp·ər/

secuestrador, -ora

(Translation of “kidnap” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ˈkidnӕp/ (past tense, past participle kidnapped, also kidnaped)

to carry off (a person) by force, often demanding money in exchange for his safe return

secuestrar, raptar
He is very wealthy and lives in fear of his children being kidnapped.
kidnapper noun


(Translation of “kidnap” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)