Kidnapping

  • 1 kidnapping — [ kidnapiŋ ] n. m. • 1935; mot angl. , de to kidnap → kidnapper ♦ Anglic. Enlèvement (d une personne) en vue d obtenir une rançon. ⇒ rapt. Francisation KIDNAPPAGE n. m. ● kidnapping nom masculin (anglais kidna …

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  • 2 kidnapping — kid·nap·ping or kid·nap·ing n: an act or instance or the crime of seizing, confining, inveigling, abducting, or carrying away a person by force or fraud often with a demand for ransom or in furtherance of another crime Merriam Webster’s… …

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  • 3 kidnapping — KIDNÁPPING s.n. (Rar) Răpire de persoane, făcută pentru a şantaja sau pentru a teroriza. – Din engl. kidnapping. Trimis de catalin caba, 15.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  KIDNÁPPING s.n. (Americanism) Rapt, răpire de copii, făcută cu scopul de a… …

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  • 4 kidnapping — n. the unlawful act of capturing and carrying away a person against their will and holding them in false imprisonment. [WordNet 1.5] …

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  • 5 kidnapping — /kidˈnappin(g), ingl. ˈkɪdˌnæpɪŋ/ [vc. ingl., da to kidnap «rapire un bambino»] s. m. inv. rapimento, sequestro di bambino …

    Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • 6 kidnapping — see abduction …

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  • 7 Kidnapping — In criminal law, kidnapping is the taking away or asportation of a person against the person s will, usually to hold the person in false imprisonment, a confinement without legal authority. This is often done for ransom or in furtherance of… …

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  • 8 kidnapping — At common law, the forcible abduction or stealing and carrying away of a person from own country to another. 4 Bl.Comm. 219. Collier v. Vaccaro, C.C.A.Md., 51 F.2d 17, 19; State v. Berry, 200 Wash. 495, 93 P.2d 782, 787, 792. The unlawful seizure …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 9 kidnapping — At common law, the forcible abduction or stealing and carrying away of a person from own country to another. 4 Bl.Comm. 219. Collier v. Vaccaro, C.C.A.Md., 51 F.2d 17, 19; State v. Berry, 200 Wash. 495, 93 P.2d 782, 787, 792. The unlawful seizure …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 10 kidnapping — Crime of seizing, confining, abducting, or carrying away a person by force or fraud, often to subject him or her to involuntary servitude, in an attempt to demand a ransom, or in furtherance of another crime. Most countries consider it a grave… …

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  • 11 Kidnapping — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Un enlèvement ou rapt ou kidnapping est l action qui consiste à s emparer de quelqu un ou à le détenir, contre sa volonté, généralement par la force.… …

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  • 12 Kidnapping — Kidnap Kid nap (k[i^]d n[a^]p ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Kidnaped} (k[i^]d n[a^]pt ) or {Kidnapped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Kidnaping} or {Kidnapping}.] [Kid a child + Prov. E. nap to seize, to grasp. Cf. {Knab}, {Knap}, {Nab}.] To take (any one) by force …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 Kidnapping — Unter einer Entführung versteht man einen kriminellen Akt, bei dem eine Person oder Personengruppe, häufig auch ein Kind (daher engl. auch kidnapping), teilweise auch eine Sache (Flugzeugentführung) mit Gewalt oder heimlich an einen anderen Ort… …

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  • 14 Kidnapping — Menschenraub; Geiselnahme; Entführung * * * Kịd|nap|ping 〈[ næpıŋ] n. 15〉 Menschenraub, um Lösegeld od. die Erfüllung bestimmter Forderungen zu erpressen * * * Kịd|nap|ping, das; s, s [engl. kidnap(p)ing]: Entführung eines Menschen; Menschen ,… …

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  • 15 Kidnapping — Entführung, Geiselnahme, Kindesentführung, Kindesraub, Menschenraub, Verschleppung; (Rechtsspr.): Freiheitsberaubung; (Rechtsspr. veraltet): Raptus. * * * Kidnapping,das:⇨Kindesentführung,Entführung… …

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  • 16 Kidnapping — Kid|nap|ping das; s, s <aus gleichbed. engl. kidnapping> Entführung eines Menschen; Kindesraub …

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  • 17 kidnapping — (pron. kidnepin ) Inglese. Anche questo termine ha trovato cittadinanza nei giornali, nella cronaca nera, e indica il rapimento di una persona (soprattutto di bambini) per estorcere un riscatto. Chi commette questo crimine è un kidnapper. Il più… …

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  • 18 kidnapping — also kidnap especially BrE (C, U) the crime of kidnapping someone: the recent series of kidnappings | a kidnap attempt kidney / kIdni/ noun 1 (C) one of the two organs in your lower back that separate waste liquid from your blood and make urine 2 …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 Kidnapping — das Kidnapping, s (Oberstufe) Entführung vor allem einer Person, aber auch eines Flugzeugs Synonym: Geiselnahme Beispiel: Er wurde wegen Kidnappings eines Millionärs zu einer mehrjährigen Haftstrafe verurteilt …

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  • 20 kidnapping — noun The crime of taking a person against their will, sometimes for ransom …

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