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Synonyms for rape

Synonyms for rape

to compel (another) to participate in or submit to a sexual act

to rob of goods by force, especially in time of war

Synonyms for rape

Eurasian plant cultivated for its seed and as a forage crop

the act of despoiling a country in warfare

the crime of forcing a woman to submit to sexual intercourse against her will

force (someone) to have sex against their will

destroy and strip of its possession

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Executive producer Bryan Kirkwood said its plot was the proudest moment of his career: "Rape of female characters has become a staple over the years yet male rape or the sexual abuse of men isn't a conversation we have, ever.
Ex-EastEnders boss Bryan Kirkwood says he was told "in no uncertain terms" by the BBC that male rape wasn't suitable, but later covered it in Channel 4's Hollyoaks.
On the other hand, when the case described women victims of male rape, the situation was perceived as more aggressive and stressful; male victims of male rape were perceived similarly to female victims of male rape.
This segregation and compartmentalization can hinder a complete understanding of male rape, as the prevalence of male rape victims and male victims more generally directly challenge dominant assumptions of sexual violence and men's victimization more broadly.
For Dianne Whiteld, CRASAC's chief ocer, it RASAC's chief ocer, it R was a gap in the service that needed to be lled: "Nobody knows what the prevalence of male rape and sexual violence actually is.
The charges originally included male rape but prosecuting barrister John Philpotts told the court that male rape was not known to the criminal law at the time the offences were committed.
The last three chapters in this part, written by Philip Rumney and Natalia Hanley, Aisha Gill, and Janine Benedet and Isabel Grant, address problematic social attitudes towards male rape and the sexual assault of men in peacetime or wartime settings; (36) the marginalization of sexual violence against women in south Asian communities in the United Kingdom; and finally confronting sexual assaults of women with mental disabilities from a Canadian perspective.
DEAR ANNIE: Male rape is a subject that is seldom mentioned.
London, June 4 ( ANI ): Students of Cambridge University were shocked after a question about an initiation ceremony involving a drunken orgy of oral sex, male rape and naked torture turned up in an exam paper.
1995: First man jailed for male rape A man with a history of sex offences has been jailed for life for the attempted rape of another man, in the first case of its kind.
He had been convicted of assault, male rape and various other crimes.
We don't even speak of male rape although it is just as heinous a crime.
In 2001, Human Rights Watch released another report, this time focusing on male-prisoner rape, No Escape; Male Rape in U.
A quarter of victims are under 16 and one in 20 cases involves male rape.