- 1to take someone away illegally, especially using force synonym kidnap
- 2 He had attempted to abduct the two children.
NAmE//əbˈdʌkt//, NAmE//æb‑//abduct somebodyVerb Forms present simple I / you / we / they abduct
he / she / it abducts
past simple abducted
-ing form abducting
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NAmE//əbˈdʌkʃn//, NAmE//æb‑//noun [uncountable, countable] child abduction