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ravishment

noun

Synonyms of ravishment

the act of forcing a person to engage in sexual activity and especially intercourse
  • Yeats' poem about the ravishment of Leda by Zeus in the guise of a swan

Synonyms for ravishment

Words Related to ravishment

  • acquaintance rape,
  • date rape,
  • statutory rape
  • gang rape
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“Ravishment.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ravishment. Accessed 1 Oct. 2022.

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