secuestrar

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secuestrar(
seh
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kwehs
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trahr
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (to take someone by force)
a. to kidnap
Ayer liberaron a la mujer que había sido secuestrada.The woman who had been kidnapped was freed yesterday.
2. (to take a vehicle by force)
a. to hijack
Los terroristas secuestraron dos aviones.Terrorists hijacked two airplanes.
3. (to take over)
a. to seize
El gobierno secuestró mis bienes debido a mi deuda.The government seized my property because of my debt.
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secuestrar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (raptar)
a. to kidnap
2. (avión, barco)
a. to hijack
3. (embargar)
a. to seize
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secuestrar
transitive verb
1 [+persona] to kidnap
2 [+avión] to hijack
3 (Jur) to seize; confiscate
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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