|1.||[ verb ] (criminal law,sexuality) force (someone) to have sex against their will|
|Synonyms:||violate dishonor dishonour outrage assault ravish|
"The woman was raped on her way home at night"
|Related terms:||assail gang-rape raper outrage violator|
|2.||[ noun ] the act of despoiling a country in warfare|
|3.||[ verb ] destroy and strip of its possession|
|Synonyms:||violate plunder spoil despoil|
"The soldiers raped the beautiful country"
|Related terms:||destroy plundering spoil spoil|
|4.||[ noun ] (botany) Eurasian plant cultivated for its seed and as a forage crop|
|Related terms:||mustard Brassica rapeseed|
|5.||[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 16393|
|6.||[ noun ] (law,criminal law,sexuality) the crime of forcing a woman to submit to sexual intercourse against her will|
|Synonyms:||assault ravishment sexual_assault sexual_abuse violation|
|Related terms:||crime sex_crime statutory_rape date_rape|