indecent assault

noun
Updated on: 30 Nov 2017

Definition of indecent assault

: an offensive sexual act or series of acts exclusive of rape committed against another person without consent

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First Known Use of indecent assault

1855


INDECENT ASSAULT Defined for English Language Learners

indecent assault

noun

Definition of indecent assault for English Language Learners

  • law : the crime of touching someone sexually without that person's permission


Medical Dictionary

indecent assault

noun in·de·cent as·sault \ (ˈ)in-ˈdēs-ᵊnt-ə-ˈsȯlt \

medical Definition of indecent assault

: an offensive sexual act or series of acts exclusive of rape committed against another person without consent

Law Dictionary

indecent assault

legal Definition of indecent assault

see assault

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