gang-rape


gang-rape
verb
rape (someone) successively with several attackers
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The prisoner was gang-raped

Hypernyms:
rape, ↑ravish, ↑violate, ↑assault, ↑dishonor, ↑dishonour, ↑outrage
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s somebody

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They want to gang-rape the prisoners

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transitive verb

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/gang"rayp'/, v.t., gang-raped, gang-raping.
to force to have sexual intercourse with several persons.

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gangˈ-rape transitive verb
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Main Entry:gang

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gang-rape UK US verb [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they gang-rape he/she/it gang-rapes present participle gang-raping past tense gang-raped past participle gang-raped]
to force someone to have sex with each member of a group
Thesaurus: to rape or sexually attack someonesynonym

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gang-rape verb, -rape, -raped, -raping [+ obj]
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Main Entry:gang rape

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ˈgang-rape [gang-rape gang-rapes gang-raped gang-raping] ; verb \gang-rape sb
Main entry:gang rapederived

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • gang rape — gang rapes, gang raping, gang raped also gang rape VERB: usu passive If a woman is gang raped, several men force her to have sex with them. [be V ed] For five hours, the women were gang raped. [Also V n] N COUNT Gang rape is also a noun …   English dictionary

  • gang rape — ► NOUN ▪ the rape of one person by a group of other people …   English terms dictionary

  • gang rape — gang .rape n an occasion when several men attack a woman and force her to have sex with them …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • gang rape — gang ,rape noun count or uncount a situation in which a group of people forces someone to have sex with each member of the group …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • gang-rape — gang ,rape verb transitive to force someone to have sex with each member of a group …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • gang rape — noun : rape of one person by several attackers in succession • gang rape transitive verb * * * an act or instance of gang raping someone. * * * gang rape noun A number of successive rapes committed by members of a group on one victim on one… …   Useful english dictionary

  • gang-rape — UK / US verb [transitive] Word forms gang rape : present tense I/you/we/they gang rape he/she/it gang rapes present participle gang raping past tense gang raped past participle gang raped to force someone to have sex with each member of a group …   English dictionary

  • gang rape — UK / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms gang rape : singular gang rape plural gang rapes a situation in which a group of people force someone to have sex with each member of the group …   English dictionary

  • gang-rape — /ˈgæŋ reɪp/ (say gang rayp) verb (t) (gang raped, gang raping) to commit gang rape against …   Australian English dictionary

  • gang rape — noun Date: 1966 rape of one person by several attackers in succession • gang rape transitive verb …   New Collegiate Dictionary


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