Synonyms for Hijack:
n.bootleg, commission, counterfeit, abduct, abet, case, commit. strong-arm, move in on, take charge (of), blackjack, assume, take over, take the lead, run with it, see to, handle, arrogate, force, persuasion. •highjack (noun)
privateer, capture, seize, skyjack.
pirate, commandeer, highjack.
extortion, embezzlement, robbery, shoplifting, pilferage, banditry, plagiarism, burglary, stealing, piracy, thievery, theft, larceny, abstraction.
dragoon, coerce, browbeat, bulldoze, compel, dictate, pressure, daunt, impel, mandate, oblige, propel, spark, nag, foment, bully, stress, drive, cause, press, intimidate, galvanize, motivate, incite, stimulate, goad, urge, push.
•seize control (verb)
shanghai, commandeer, steal, skyjack.
filch, abstract, burglarize, rob, embezzle, pocket, extort, nip, defraud, blackmail, pilfer, holdup, pirate, poach, heist, swindle, haul, grab, cop, lift, shoplift, shanghai, plunder, loot, palm, swipe, rustle, steal, mug, fleece, plagiarize, stickup.
strong-arm, arrogate, take over, see to. seize, blackjack, move in on. assume. handle. •kidnap
•Other relevant words:
capture, case, skyjack, blackjack, counterfeit, abduct, seize, commit, strong-arm, commandeer, commission, assume, bootleg, highjack, handle, arrogate, abet, force, persuasion, privateer.