kidnap-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: seize or detain unlawfully often with a demand for ransom

The Isreali military kidnapped 15 Palestinian civilians.
Man must produce in court son he kidnapped months earlier.
I demand to know why he's kidnapped my electricity."

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