Example sentences for: abducted

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

  • The Post lead asserts that the CIA now has convincing evidence that a leading Libyan dissident who was a U.S. resident just months away from citizenship was abducted from a Cairo human rights conference with the help of Egyptian agents and spirited off to Libya where he was murdered.

  • 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.

  • Since January 1996, at least 4,925 people have been abducted.

  • 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.

  • Rwandan Hutu rebels abducted and murdered eight tourists , including two Americans, in Uganda.


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