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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Seizure of a vehicle in transit either to rob it or divert it to an alternate destination v. - Take arbitrarily or by force.

Usage examples (38)
  • Verb (used with object) : to hijack a load of whiskey. ,They hijacked the truck before it entered the city
  • He is now threatening to "highjack" President Obama\'s honeymoon with the print and electronic media.
  • I guess MA is off, trying to highjack another thread.
  • You experienced a classic amygdala emotional highjack. for more
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