gang rape
noun Date: 1966 rape of one person by several attackers in succession • gang-rape transitive verb

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • gang rape — gang rapes, gang raping, gang raped also gang rape VERB: usu passive If a woman is gang raped, several men force her to have sex with them. [be V ed] For five hours, the women were gang raped. [Also V n] N COUNT Gang rape is also a noun …   English dictionary

  • gang rape — ► NOUN ▪ the rape of one person by a group of other people …   English terms dictionary

  • gang rape — gang .rape n an occasion when several men attack a woman and force her to have sex with them …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • gang rape — gang ,rape noun count or uncount a situation in which a group of people forces someone to have sex with each member of the group …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • gang-rape — gang ,rape verb transitive to force someone to have sex with each member of a group …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • gang-rape — verb rape (someone) successively with several attackers The prisoner was gang raped • Hypernyms: ↑rape, ↑ravish, ↑violate, ↑assault, ↑dishonor, ↑dishonour, ↑outr …   Useful english dictionary

  • gang rape — noun : rape of one person by several attackers in succession • gang rape transitive verb * * * an act or instance of gang raping someone. * * * gang rape noun A number of successive rapes committed by members of a group on one victim on one… …   Useful english dictionary

  • gang-rape — UK / US verb [transitive] Word forms gang rape : present tense I/you/we/they gang rape he/she/it gang rapes present participle gang raping past tense gang raped past participle gang raped to force someone to have sex with each member of a group …   English dictionary

  • gang rape — UK / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms gang rape : singular gang rape plural gang rapes a situation in which a group of people force someone to have sex with each member of the group …   English dictionary

  • gang-rape — /ˈgæŋ reɪp/ (say gang rayp) verb (t) (gang raped, gang raping) to commit gang rape against …   Australian English dictionary

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