anti-rape

adjective
an·​ti-rape | \ ˌan-tē-ˈrāp How to pronounce anti-rape (audio) , ˌan-tī-\
variants: or less commonly antirape

Definition of anti-rape

: serving or intended to prevent or discourage rape anti-rape activists an antirape movement

First Known Use of anti-rape

1897, in the meaning defined above

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