Synonyms of 'abduct'
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To kidnap someone is to take them away illegally and by force, and usually to hold them prisoner in order to demand something from their family, employer, or government.
Police in Brazil uncovered a plot to kidnap him.
When someone is seized, they are arrested or captured.
Men carrying sub-machine guns seized the five soldiers.
Thesaurus for abduct from the Collins English Thesaurus
If someone is abducted by another person, he or she is taken away illegally, usually using force.