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kidnappingnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˈkɪd.næp.ɪŋ/
an ​occasion when someone is ​kidnapped
(Definition of kidnapping from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “kidnapping”
in Arabic اختِطاف…
in Korean 납치…
in Portuguese sequestro…
in Catalan segrest…
in Japanese 誘かい…
in Chinese (Simplified) 绑架, 劫持…
in Turkish adam kaçırma…
in Russian похищение людей…
in Chinese (Traditional) 綁架, 劫持…
in Italian rapimento…
in Polish porwanie, uprowadzenie…
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