Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To commit forcible theft of (a vehicle) from its users.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To steal an automobile forcibly from someone.
  • v. To forcibly steal some vehicle.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. to take (a car) by an act of carjacking.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A screw or hydraulic-jack used in lifting cars or locomotives, or in replacing them on the track when derailed.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. take someone's car from him by force, usually with the intention of stealing it

Etymologies

car + (hi)jack.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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