abduct-v; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: to kidnap, snatch

Commentary: Syntax includes: NP1[agent] ABDUCT NP2[patient]

Have you or your friends been abducted by aliens?
Two teens were attacked late Tuesday night and one of them was
abducted by suspected gang members.

VerbNet: steal-10.5
FrameNet: Kidnapping
PropBank: abduct.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1

Sense Number 2: to pull away from the body

Commentary: Syntax includes: NP1[inanimate] ABDUCT

The muscle abducts and rotates the thigh while providing support
for the pelvis.
The sartorius flexes, abducts, and rotates the thigh sideways at
the hip.

VerbNet: NM
FrameNet: NM
PropBank: NM
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2