Synonyms of rape in English:

rape

noun

  • 1 he was charged with rape
    sexual assault, sexual abuse, sexual interference
  • 2 the rape of the rain forest
    destruction, violation, ravaging, pillaging, plundering, desecration, defilement, sacking, sack
  • verb

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  • 1 he raped her at knifepoint
    sexually assault, sexually abuse, violate, force oneself on; date-rape, gang-rape
    literary ravish
    archaic defile
  • 2 they raped our country
    ravage, violate, desecrate, defile, plunder, pillage, despoil; lay waste, ransack, sack
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