verb (used with object), raped, rap·ing.
verb (used without object), raped, rap·ing.
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Origin of rape1
usage note for rape
OTHER WORDS FROM raperap·a·ble, rape·a·ble, adjectiverapist, raper, noun
Definition for rape (2 of 3)
Origin of rape2
Definition for rape (3 of 3)
Origin of rape3
Example sentences from the Web for rape
Then Eminem decided he wanted in on some of the mean-spirited misogyny, actually rapping about raping Iggy.Solange Smacks Jay Z, Legolas Slaps Bieber, and the Biggest Celebrity Feuds of the Year|Amy Zimmerman|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I was sickened by what was happening to me and shocked that this man I had idolized was now raping me.Bill Cosby’s Long List of Accusers (So Far): 18 Alleged Sexual Assault Victims Between 1965-2004|Marlow Stern|November 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In his new song Vegas, the walking therapy session formerly known as Marshall Mathers raps about raping Iggy Azalea.Eminem’s Rape Fantasy with Iggy Azalea: The Tired, Juvenile Misogyny Needs to Stop|Marlow Stern|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then they had a meeting where they said, ‘Guys, we can’t say “raping and pillaging” anymore.Bill Cosby Foe Hannibal Buress Joked About Date Rape|Rich Goldstein|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was convicted of raping four women and killing one of them, who was pregnant, while her young children were in the apartment.
To him it would have been, as he expressed it, "like raping his sister."Married Love|Marie Carmichael Stopes
Such a first meeting of bride and bridegroom will be no raping affair.Sane Sex Life and Sane Sex Living|H.W. Long