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rape

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of rape

  1. 1 the act of forcing a person to engage in sexual activity and especially intercourse the brutal rape of a young woman a conviction for rape Synonyms of rape assault, ravishment, sexual assault, violation Words Related to rape acquaintance rape, date rape, statutory rape; gang rape; indecent assault, molestation; defilement, deflowering

  2. 2 the unlawful or forcible carrying away of a person or animal the legendary rape of the Sabine women by the ancient Romans was frequently depicted in classical art Synonyms of rape hijacking (also highjacking), kidnapping (also kidnaping), abduction, snatch [slang]Words Related to rape impressment, seizure, shanghaiing


rape

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of rape

  1. to engage in sexual activity and especially intercourse with a person unwilling or unable to give consent a woman was raped in that alley last night Synonyms of rape assault, force, outrage, ravish, violate Words Related to rape date rape; gang rape; molest; paw; defile, deflower


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