Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To hijack (an aircraft).

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

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  • verb subject an aircraft to air piracy

Etymologies

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

[sky + (hi)jack.]

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Blend of sky and highjack

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