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Off, Away from, Apart, Down
To carry off by force
: She was charged with abducting a six-month-old child.
Synonyms: Kidnap, Snatch
1- Hate, Detest, Dislike
2- To reject solemnly
: She abhors cats.
Synonyms: Despise, Loathe
To put and end to
ex: Slavery was abolished in the 19th century.
Synonyms: Suppress, Nullify, Cancel, Annihilate, Obliterate, Extinguish, Exterminate, Extirpate, Eliminate, Eradicate (to tear out by roots), Stamp out (rule out something harmful)
1- Thought of apart from concrete realities, specific objects, or actual instances
: an abstract idea
2- Theoretical; not applied or practical
: abstract science
3- Difficult to understand; abstruse
ex: abstract speculations.