date-rape

verb

Definition of date-rape

transitive verb
: to commit date rape on

date rapist

noun

First Known Use of date-rape

1984


date rape

noun

Definition of date rape

: rape committed by the victim's date; broadly : acquaintance rape

Examples of date rape in a Sentence

  1. He was accused of date rape.

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First Known Use of date rape

1975


DATE-RAPE Defined for English Language Learners

date rape

noun

Definition of date rape for English Language Learners

  • : the crime of forcing someone you know to have sex with you especially while on a date


Medical Dictionary

date rape

noun \ ˈdāt- \

medical Definition of date rape

: rape committed by the victim's date; broadly : acquaintance rape

Law Dictionary

date rape

noun

legal Definition of date rape

: rape committed by the victimʼs date; broadly : acquaintance rape

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