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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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Rape Crisis, England and Wales' leading rape charity, said specialist services were accessed by 67,059 individuals in 2016/17.
Sometimes gang rape was used as some form of punishment, and at times leaving the woman unconscious or dead.
Meanwhile, the low number of convictions is due in part to the fact that only a small number of people were actually charged with rape last year.
Gwent Police had 268 reported rape cases, with 34 ending up in prosecutions and 18 being convicted.
As the report of Panchayat (village council) ordering the revenge rape in Multan's Muzaffarabad locality hit headlines, Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar had taken notice of the incident and summoned a progress report from the local police.
She made the statement in reaction to President Duterte's latest rape joke involving the Miss Universe, when he joked that he would congratulate a rapist who molested a Miss Universe, in illustrating how he won't tolerate rape of children.
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The horrific separate rapes of two girls over the weekend have revealed continuing callous perceptions from law enforcement officials.
If the rape was serious enough to warrant a five-year sentence, it's serious enough for the rapist to serve more than twoand-a-half years.
Having spent some time with a rape victim earlier this year and hearing the years of torment he suffered after the attack, I got a tiny insight into the awful damage that rape causes.
A well-documented phenomenon for at least a decade, the License to Rape report inspired a level of interest and outrage on the part of the international community outrage against the Burmese army.
com/fighting-words/we-should-boycott-dubai-until-it-revises-its-rape-laws-1355905) awful case in Dubai of the Norwegian woman who reported her rape to police and was thrown in prison for "extramarital sex ," which is apparently illegal there.
Rape is rape; how denial, distortion, and victim blaming are fueling a hidden acquaintance rape crisis.