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Definition of carjacking noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

carjacking

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noun
BrE BrE//ˈkɑːdʒækɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɑːrdʒækɪŋ//
 
[uncountable, countable] Types of crime, Motoring problems and accidents
 
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the crime of forcing the driver of a car to take you somewhere or give you their car, using threats and violence compare hijacking See related entries: Types of crime, Motoring problems and accidents Word Origin 1990s: blend of car and hijacking (see hijack).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: carjacking

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