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Meaning of hijacker by Wiktionary Dictionary

hijacker


    Etymology

    hijack +‎ -er

    Noun

    hijacker ( plural: hijackers )

    1. Someone who hijacks .
      the hijacker of an aeroplane
    2. ( computing ) hijackware


Explanation of hijacker by Wordnet Dictionary

hijacker


    Noun
    1. a holdup man who stops a vehicle and steals from it

    2. someone who uses force to take over a vehicle ( especially an airplane ) in order to reach an alternative destination