Definition of 乗っ取る

のっとるnottoru Inflection

godan ~る verb / transitive:

  • to take over; to capture; to seize; to commandeer; to occupy; to usurp
  • to hijack (vehicle, account, etc.)

Example Sentences

万一man'ichiこのkono飛行機hikoukiga乗っ取られたらnottoraretarakimiha一体ittaiどうdouするsuruだろうかdarouka
If this airplane were to be hijacked, what in the world would you do?
武器bukiwo持ったmotta乗っ取りnottorihanたちtachiha乗客joukyakuwoりつ然とritsuzentoさせたsaseta
The armed hijackers terrified the passengers.
乗っ取りnottori犯人hanninha200万ドルDORUno身の代金minoshirokinwo要求youkyuushita
The hijacker demanded a ransom of two million dollars.
乗っ取りnottori犯人hanninno要求youkyuuにはniha応じられないoujirarenai
We cannot meet the demands of the hijackers.
gunga政府seifuwo乗っ取ったnottotta
The army took over the government.

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