how to pronounce hijacked


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hijacked is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of hijacked in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… has been hijacked by crazy ninja canoers …”

meanings of hijacked


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of hijack.


  1. Of a vehicle, aircraft, vessel, computer, etc.: whose control has been seized by force.

hijacked frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word hijacked occurs in english on average 2.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics hijacked can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that hijacked can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) transport and travel;

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