Antonyms for abductæbˈdʌkt

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term abduct

Princeton's WordNet

  1. kidnap, nobble, abduct, snatch(verb)

    take away to an undisclosed location against their will and usually in order to extract a ransom

    "The industrialist's son was kidnapped"

    Antonyms:
    adduct

    Synonyms:
    scam, hornswoggle, snatch up, cabbage, filch, con, kidnap, rook, abduct, swindle, bunco, snarf, purloin, pinch, nobble, gyp, goldbrick, victimize, mulct, hook, lift, diddle, gip, short-change, snatch, swipe, defraud, pilfer, sneak, snap, abstract

  2. abduct(verb)

    pull away from the body

    "this muscle abducts"

    Antonyms:
    adduct

    Synonyms:
    kidnap, snatch, nobble

Wiktionary

  1. abduct(verb)

    Synonyms:
    seize, kidnap

  2. abduct(verb)

    To take away by force; to carry away (a human being) wrongfully and usually by violence; to kidnap.

    Synonyms:
    seize, kidnap

  3. abduct(verb)

    To draw away, as a limb or other part, from its ordinary position; to move similar parts apart.

    Synonyms:
    seize, kidnap

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