Definition of Highjack in English :

Define Highjack in English

Highjack meaning in English

Meaning of Highjack in English

Pronunciation of Highjack in English

Highjack pronunciation in English

Pronounce Highjack in English


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1. highjack, hijack

seizure of a vehicle in transit either to rob it or divert it to an alternate destination


2. commandeer, highjack, hijack, pirate

take arbitrarily or by force

Example Sentences:
'The Cubans commandeered the plane and flew it to Miami'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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verb, noun
a less common spelling of hijack

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verb transitive

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v. & n.
Variant of hijack.

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