Definitions for skyjackˈskaɪˌdʒæk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sky•jackˈskaɪˌdʒæk(v.t.)

  1. to hijack (an airliner).

    Category: Common Vocabulary

Origin of skyjack:

1965–70; sky+ (hi )jack

sky′jack`er(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. skyjack(verb)

    subject an aircraft to air piracy

    "the plane was skyjacked to Uzbekistan"

Wiktionary

  1. skyjack(Verb)

    To steal or commandeer (hijack) an airplane, usually by threat of violence to the passengers.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

skyjack(verb)

to hijack a plane.

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