an attack by physical force on a person for which the attacker is liable to criminal prosecution.
a similar act with intent to commit rape.
What Is A “Ban”?The word ban gets bandied about a lot these days, from vegan brides wanting to ban meat-eaters from their weddings to plastic straws getting banned from coffee drinks. But where did it come from and what does it mean now?
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