secuestrar
secuestrar
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.
secuestrar
transitive verb
1. (raptar) 
a. to kidnap 
2. (avión, barco) 
a. to hijack 
3. (embargar) 
a. to seize 
secuestrar
transitive verb
1 [+persona] to kidnap
2 [+avión] to hijack
3 (Jur) to seize; confiscate
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