HyperDic: abductor

English > 2 senses of the word abductor:
NOUNperson abductor, kidnapper, kidnaper, snatchersomeone who unlawfully seizes and detains a victim (usually for ransom)
bodyabductor, abductor musclea muscle that draws a body part away from the median line
abductor > pronunciation
Soundsaebdah'kter; ahbdah'kter
Rhymesaccelerator ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > abductor: 2 senses > noun 1, person
Meaningsomeone who unlawfully seizes and detains a victim (usually for ransom).
Synonymskidnapper, kidnaper, snatcher
Narrowercrimp, crimpersomeone who tricks or coerces men into service as sailors / sailors or soldiers
shanghaier, seizerA kidnapper who drugs men and takes them for compulsory service aboard a ship
Broadercaptor, capturerA person who captures and holds people or animals
criminal, felon, crook, outlaw, malefactorsomeone who has committed a crime or has been legally convicted of a crime
Spanishcapturador, raptora, raptor, secuestradora, secuestrador
Catalanraptor, segrestador
Verbsabducttake away to an undisclosed location against their will and usually in order to extract a ransom
English > abductor: 2 senses > noun 2, body
MeaningA muscle that draws a body part away from the median line.
Synonymabductor muscle
Narrowermusculus abductor digiti minimi manusThe abductor muscle of the little finger
musculus abductor digiti minimi pedisThe abductor muscles of the little toe
musculus abductor hallucisThe abductor muscle of the great toe
musculus abductor pollicisThe abductor muscle of the thumb
Broaderskeletal muscle, striated muscleA muscle that is connected at either or both ends to a bone and so move parts of the skeleton
Spanishabductor, músculo abductor
Catalanmúscul abductor
Verbsabductpull away from the body

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