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Meaning of HIJACKING

Pronunciation:  h'Ij`aking

 
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 Definition: 
  1. [n]  robbery of a traveller or vehicle by force
  2. [adj]  stopping and stealing or stealing from a vehicle in transit; "hijacking gangs after truckloads of cigarettes"
 

HIJACKING is a 9 letter word that starts with H.

 

 Synonyms: highjacking
 
 See Also: robbery

 

 

Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: armed robbery, asportation, assault and robbery, banditry, bank robbery, cattle lifting, cattle stealing, extortion, heist, highway robbery, holdup, mugging, pocket picking, purse snatching, robbery, robbing, stickup, stickup job
 

 

 

 

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