Example sentences for: abducted

How can you use “abducted” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The subjects laid in the supine position on a nonconducting surface with limbs abducted approximately 30° from the body.

  • The metro edition of the NYT reports on Tawana Brawley's speech at a Bed-Stuy church, her first public appearance since she made her never-substantiated claims ten years ago that four white men, including at least one law enforcement official, abducted and raped her and left her smeared with excrement.

  • John Demos, an eminent historian of early America at Yale, wrote a fascinating book several years ago called The Unredeemed Captive , about a white woman in colonial New England who was abducted by Indians and lived much of her life among them.

  • This Sunday's episode on Fox (9 p.m.) brings back repeat abductee Cassandra Spender, who will supposedly help unlock the mystery of what really happened to Mulder's abducted sister, Samantha, and other secrets.

  • The daily New Vision of Uganda led its front page Wednesday with a report not mentioning the murders but stressing that 17 of the 32 abducted tourists had escaped, and it placed this next to an account of a 19-year-old Namibian woman winning the 1999 Face-of-Africa modeling contest at the Windhoek Country Club.


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