ravishment

[ rav-ish-muh nt ]
/ ˈræv ɪʃ mənt /

noun

rapture or ecstasy.
violent removal.
the forcible abduction of a woman.

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Origin of ravishment

1470–80; < Middle French ravissement, equivalent to raviss- (see ravish) + -ment -ment

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