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  • 1 Rape — Rape, v. t. 1. To commit rape upon; to ravish. [1913 Webster] 2. (Fig., Colloq.) To perform an action causing results harmful or very unpleasant to a person or thing; as, women raped first by their assailants, and then by the Justice system.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 rape — rape1 [rāp] n. [ME, prob. < the v.] 1. a) the crime of engaging in sexual acts, esp. involving penetration of the vagina or anus, usually forcibly, with a person who has not consented; specif., this crime committed by a man upon a woman or… …

    English World dictionary

  • 3 Rape pornography — is a genre of pornography involving the depiction of rape.Feminists, social conservatives and libertarians debate whether this form of pornography encourages men to commit rape. The pairing of sex with violence distinguishes the issue of rape… …

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  • 4 Rape — Forced sexual intercourse; sexual assault; sexual intercourse between an adult and a minor. Rape may be heterosexual (involving members of opposite sexes) or homosexual (involving members of the same sex). Rape involves insertion of an erect… …

    Medical dictionary

  • 5 rape — rape1 rapable, rapeable, adj. rapist, raper, n. /rayp/, n., v., raped, raping. n. 1. the unlawful compelling of a woman through physical force or duress to have sexual intercourse. 2. any act of sexual intercourse that is forced upon a person. 3 …

    Universalium

  • 6 rape — I [[t]reɪp[/t]] n. v. raped, rap•ing 1) the unlawful act of forcing a female to have sexual intercourse, as by physical attack or threats 2) law any act of sexual intercourse that is forced upon a person 3) cvb law statutory rape 4) an act of… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 7 rape — Unlawful sexual intercourse with a female without her consent. The unlawful carnal knowledge of a woman by a man forcibly and against her will. The act of sexual intercourse committed by a man with a woman not his wife and without her consent,… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 8 Rape by gender — This article classifies types of rape by the sex of both the rapist and the victim. The scope of the article includes both rape and sexual violence more generally. Since only a small percentage of acts of sexual violence are brought to the… …

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  • 9 Rape statistics — Articleissues POV = August 2007 essay = August 2007 rewrite = August 2007Statistics on rape are common in western countries and are becoming more common throughout the world. They are, however, highly politicized, often sex biased, and have been… …

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  • 10 Rape in the Bosnian War — During the Bosnian War many women from all Bosnian ethnic groups were raped. Estimates of the numbers raped range from 20,000 to 50,000.[1][2] This has been referred to as mass rape ,[3][4][5] …

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  • 11 To rape and ren — Rape Rape, v. t. 1. To commit rape upon; to ravish. [1913 Webster] 2. (Fig., Colloq.) To perform an action causing results harmful or very unpleasant to a person or thing; as, women raped first by their assailants, and then by the Justice system …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 pack-rape — /pæk ˈreɪp/ (say pak rayp) noun 1. rape, usually of a woman, by several men. –verb (t) (pack raped, pack raping) 2. to commit pack rape upon …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 13 assault with intent to rape — An aggravated assault. 6 Am J2d Asslt, & B § 55. To constitute this crime, two essential ingredients must coexist, and must be established by the evidence beyond a reasonable doubt; first, an assault, and, second, an intent to commit rape. It… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 14 Motivation for rape — There is no single theory that conclusively explains the motivation for rape; the motives of rapists can be multi factorial and are the subject debate. Three primary emotions are thought to motivate rapists, anger, power and sadism, though sexual …

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  • 15 Subic rape case — The Subic rape case, officially known as People of the Philippines vs. Chad Carpentier, Dominic Duplantis, Keith Silkwood, and Daniel Smith, was a criminal case in the Philippines involving a Filipina and four US Marines. It caught wide media… …

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  • 16 War rape — describes rape committed by soldiers, other combatants or civilians during armed conflict or war. Rape in the course of war dates back to antiquity, ancient enough to have been mentioned in the Bible. During war and armed conflict rape is… …

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  • 17 The Rape of Nanking (book) — Infobox Book name = The Rape of Nanking title orig = translator = image caption = First edition cover of The Rape of Nanking author = Iris Chang illustrator = cover artist = Rick Pracher country = United States of America language = English… …

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  • 18 Once Upon a Time in America — (C era una volta in America) Theatrical release poster by Tom Jung Directed by Sergio Leone …

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  • 19 violate — v. a. 1. Injure, hurt. 2. Break, infringe, transgress, invade, break through, trench upon, encroach upon, set at naught, disobey. 3. Profane, desecrate, pollute, do violence to. 4. Abuse, outrage, ravish, deflour, debauch, constuprate, defile,… …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 20 Force — Force, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Forced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Forcing}.] [OF. forcier, F. forcer, fr. LL. forciare, fortiare. See {Force}, n.] 1. To constrain to do or to forbear, by the exertion of a power not resistible; to compel by physical, moral,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English