HyperDic: skyjack

English > 1 sense of the word skyjack:
VERBcontactskyjacksubject an aircraft to air piracy
English > skyjack: 1 sense > verb 1, contact
Meaningsubject an aircraft to air piracy.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
Example"the plane was skyjacked to Uzbekistan"
Categorycrime, criminal offense, criminal offence, law-breaking(criminal law) an act punishable by law
Broadercommandeer, hijack, highjack, pirateTake arbitrarily or by force

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