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ravishments

noun
plural of ravishment

Synonyms of ravishments

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

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Words Related to ravishments

  • acquaintance rapes,
  • date rapes,
  • statutory rapes
  • gang rapes
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“Ravishments.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ravishments. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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