abducting

Definition of abducting

adjective:

  • especially of muscles; drawing away from the midline of the body or from an adjacent part. Synonyms: abducent. Antonyms: adducent.

verb:

  • take away to an undisclosed location against their will and usually in order to extract a ransom; "The industrialist's son was kidnapped". Synonyms: abduct, kidnap, nobble, snatch.
  • pull away from the body; "this muscle abducts". Synonyms: abduct. Antonyms: adduct.

Related words

impress, shanghai.

Words nearby abducting

adducting.

Rhymes with abducting

conducting.

More information about abducting

abducting unscrambled

Scrabble and Words With Friends points

  • abducting is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 15 points
  • abducting is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 15 points
  • abducting is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 20 points
Word Search
Classic Word Puzzles
by AppGeneration Software
WordConnect
WordConnect
Classic Word Puzzles
by AppGeneration Software

Word of the Day

interrelated

adjective: reciprocally connected.

Unscramble interrelated
SCRABBLE® is a registered trademark. All intellectual property rights in and to the game are owned in the U.S.A and Canada by Hasbro Inc., and throughout the rest of the world by J.W. Spear & Sons Limited of Maidenhead, Berkshire, England, a subsidiary of Mattel Inc. Mattel and Spear are not affiliated with Hasbro. Words with Friends is a trademark of Zynga. This site is for entertainment purposes only and is not sponsored by or affiliated with Hasbro, Mattel Inc. or Zynga in any way.