abduction
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abduction(
uhb
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duhk
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shihn
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el rapto
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The abduction of the prime minister's son made headlines all over the country.El rapto del hijo del primer ministro apareció en los titulares de prensa de todo el país.
b. el secuestro
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Samuel's relatives reported his abduction as soon as they received the ransom note.Los familiares de Samuel denunciaron su secuestro en cuanto recibieron la nota de rescate.
c. la abducción
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(by extraterrestrials)
When Amelia was found, she swore she had been a victim of an alien abduction.Cuando encontraron a Amelia, ella juró que había sido víctima de una abducción alienígena.
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abduction
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el rapto m, secuestro
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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abduction [æbˈdʌkʃən]
noun
rapto (m); secuestro (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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