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Usage Examples for ABDUCT
- Well then, Mr Allynne Markworth, do you know that that girl has a large fortune, and it is a very serious offence in the eyes of the law to abduct, and enter into a false contract of marriage with a girl of feeble intellect like that?" - "Caught in a Trap" by John C. Hutcheson
- She told him of the reason for the attack upon her earlier in the day, attributing it to an attempt on the part of a certain baron, Peter of Colfax, to abduct her, his suit for her hand having been peremptorily and roughly denied by her father. - "The Outlaw of Torn" by Edgar Rice Burroughs
- That a design had been formed, to kidnap or forcibly abduct Morgan. - "The Grammar of English Grammars" by Goold Brown
- Therefore, in his despair, being deeply enamoured of her, and knowing that he could offer her great place and fortune, he conceived the idea of carrying her off, and to do so was obliged, much against his will, to abduct Betty also. - "Fair Margaret" by H. Rider Haggard
- Wilbur Hogboom had been submerged in the Weeping Water River while trying to abduct a catfish from his happy home and had only just been hauled out entirely extinct. - "At Good Old Siwash" by George Fitch