OTHER WORDS FOR kidnap
OTHER WORDS FROM kidnapkid·nap·pee, kid·nap·ee, nounkid·nap·per, kid·nap·er, nounun·kid·naped, adjectiveun·kid·napped, adjective
How to use kidnap in a sentence
One story alleges that he kidnapped a 12-year-old girl for ransom and the judge made him choose between jail or the Spanish Navy.The Buccaneers embody Tampa’s love of pirates. Is that a problem?|Jamie Goodall|February 5, 2021|Washington Post
He served as a go-between during kidnapping cases and revolutionary negotiations.The dramatic — and embellished — life of Graham Greene|Michael Mewshaw|January 15, 2021|Washington Post
In 2006, he received another prison sentence—this one for eight years—for plotting to kidnap the teenage daughter of a Romanian businessman.
They kidnapped Captain America’s best friend and brainwashed him.Everything You Need to Know Before Watching WandaVision|Eliana Dockterman|January 14, 2021|Time
She and her boyfriend, Carl Austin Hall, kidnapped the boy and demanded ransom from his parents.The last time a woman was executed for a federal crime, a kidnapping riveted the nation|Samantha Schmidt|January 12, 2021|Washington Post
He was a Burmese national—resistance fighter, drug smuggler, kidnapper, warlord.How China Used Drones to Capture a Notorious Burmese Drug Lord|Brendon Hong|April 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was referencing the Ohio kidnapper dude [Ariel Castro], abortion, it was just like … “oh god.”James Franco on His Necrophilia Flick ‘Child of God,’ His Roast, Gay Rumors, and More|Marlow Stern|September 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
On Tuesday night, notorious Cleveland kidnapper Ariel Castro was found dead, hanging in his cell.
Few people who knew the Cleveland kidnapper have expressed sympathy over his suicide.Ariel Castro Friend: ‘He Felt Bad for What He Did’|Christine Pelisek|September 4, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The Cleveland kidnapper exhibited several risk factors before he hanged himself.
Mr. Miller pursued the kidnapper and found the girl at Baltimore, and brought a charge of kidnapping against McCreary.The Trial of Theodore Parker|Theodore Parker
I made up my mind that if one more person said to me, ‘How did the kidnapper get in?’
Now the reason I connect the kidnapper and the blackmailer is twofold.
What I hope to get at from this note is the identity of the kidnapper.
I know, interrupted Reivers; and he told how he had disposed of the kidnapper.The Snow-Burner|Henry Oyen