In 2002, then graduate assistant coach Mike McQueary allegedly discovered Sandusky raping a boy in the shower.
Several hours later, according to Kendzior, she woke up to find a fellow student on top of her, raping her.
Over a year ago, a civilian woman accused her Marine ex-husband of beating and raping her.
The Vatican has now clarified—ordaining women is not quite as grave a crime as raping children.
One of Saad's friends was the biggest target: they pulled off her shirt, then her pants, raping her with their hands.
He was convicted of raping four women and killing one of them, who was pregnant, while her young children were in the apartment.
McQueary later described the act to a state grand jury as Sandusky raping the child.
I was sickened by what was happening to me and shocked that this man I had idolized was now raping me.
late 14c., "seize prey; abduct, take by force," from rape (n.) and from Anglo-French raper (Old French rapir) "to seize, abduct," a legal term, probably from past participle of Latin rapere "seize, carry off by force, abduct" (see rapid).
Latin rapere was used for "sexually violate," but only very rarely; the usual Latin word being stuprare "to defile, ravish, violate," related to stuprum (n.), literally "disgrace." Meaning "to abduct (a woman), ravish;" also "seduce (a man)" is from early 15c. in English. Related: Raped; raping. Uncertain connection to Low German and Dutch rapen in the same sense.
early 14c., "booty, prey;" mid-14c., "forceful seizure; plundering, robbery, extortion," from Anglo-French rap, rape, and directly from Latin rapere "seize" (see rape (v.)). Meaning "act of abducting a woman or sexually violating her or both" is from early 15c., but perhaps late 13c. in Anglo-Latin.
kind of cruciferous plant (Brassica napus), late 14c., from Old French rape, from Latin rapa, rapum "turnip," from PIE *rap- (cf. Greek hrapys "rape," Old Church Slavonic repa, Lithuanian rope, Middle Dutch roeve, Old High German ruoba, German Rübe "rape, turnip"). Usually grown to feed sheep, an oil made from it is used in cooking (see canola).
The crime of forcing another person to submit to sex acts, especially sexual intercourse. v. raped, rap·ing, rapes
To commit rape on.