What does abductor mean?

Definitions for abductoræbˈdʌk tər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word abductor.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. kidnapper, kidnaper, abductor, snatcher(noun)

    someone who unlawfully seizes and detains a victim (usually for ransom)

  2. abductor, abductor muscle(noun)

    a muscle that draws a body part away from the median line


  1. abductor(Noun)

    One who abducts, a kidnapper.

  2. abductor(Noun)

    A muscle which serves to draw a part out, or form the median line of the body; as, the abductor oculi, which draws the eye outward.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Abductor(noun)

    one who abducts

  2. Abductor(noun)

    a muscle which serves to draw a part out, or form the median line of the body; as, the abductor oculi, which draws the eye outward

  3. Origin: [NL.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of abductor in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of abductor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Francesco Pesce:

    There were legitimate doubts [about her story] at the start, which were surpassed, what Chloe told police during 10 hours, it wasn’t easy on her. If the police were convinced [of the story] after that, then I am convinced. What also would be his [the abductor’s] motive [to collaborate]? Twenty years in jail?

Images & Illustrations of abductor

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Translations for abductor

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • Entführer, Abduktor, EntführerinGerman
  • abduktoroEsperanto
  • raptor, abductor, secuestradorSpanish
  • ihmisryöstäjä, loitontajalihas, kidnappaaja, abduktoriFinnish
  • abducteuse, abducteurFrench
  • 誘拐犯Japanese
  • musculus abductorLatin
  • atitraukiamasis raumuoLithuanian
  • penculikMalay
  • ontvoerder, abductor, kidnapperDutch
  • raptor, abdutor, sequestradorPortuguese
  • răpitor, mușchi abductorRomanian
  • похититель, абдуктор, похитительница, отводящая мышцаRussian

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