molestation


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Synonyms for molestation

the act of subjecting someone to unwanted or improper sexual advances or activity (especially women or children)

the act of tormenting by continued persistent attacks and criticism

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They arrived at the magistrate's dwelling, however, without molestation (for the mob, as we have seen, were then intent on deeper schemes), and knocked at the door.
In the present instance the travellers effected the laborious ascent of this part of the river, with all its various portages, without molestation, and once more launched away in smooth water above the high falls.
Summary: Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Aug 27 (ANI): A village panchayat in Gorakhpur district in eastern Uttar Pradesh has installed CCTV cameras in the village to keep a check on incidents of crime including molestation in the area.
Of the 11 molestation charges, three charges involving a total of 10 years imprisonment and three strokes of the cane were ordered to run concurrently.
is arguing in a recently filed a lawsuit that it shouldn't have to cover the University of Southern California's $215 million settlement in a case where the school's gynecologist was accused of sexual assault because a policy it issued to the university includes an abuse or molestation exclusion.
is arguing in a recently filed a lawsuit that it shouldn't have to cover the University of Southern California's $215 million settlement in a case in which the school's gynecologist was accused of sexual assault because a policy it issued to the university includes an abuse or molestation exclusion.
In a statement posted on the National Democratic Front (NDF) website, Sison said the NPA has a strict rule on discipline against sexual molestation. "In making a joke, Duterte has obviously invented the story that gays in the NPA brought his son Baste to the woods to be subjected to kissing, mashing and other acts amounting to molestation," Sison said.
in killing of minor girl after molestation would be taken to task.
FAISALABAD -- Federal Parliamentary Secretary for Railways MNA Mian Farrukh Habib said on Sunday that culprits involved in killing of minor girl after molestation would be taken to task.
To prevent his victims from telling on him, the priest allegedly warned them that they would go to prison if they told anyone about the molestation.
The government seeks to introduce testimony relating to Haas's alleged sexual molestation of an 11-year-old girl ("E.J.") on at least five occasions between September 2015 and June 2016.
A BAHRAIN court has acquitted a housemaid of all charges relating to the alleged molestation of a three-year-old boy.
BUNER -- A local court on Tuesday awarded 10-year rigorous imprisonment and Rs0.1 million fine to an elderly man in a molestation case.
KARACHI -- Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf (PTI) lawmaker in Sindh Assembly Dua Bhutto has said that child molestation would not be tolerated in Sindh province, adding we will not allow happening of the tragedies like Zainab rape-murder case here.