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Ravishment

Rav´ish`ment   Pronunciation: ~ment
n.1.
1.The act of carrying away by force or against consent; abduction; as, the ravishment of children from their parents, of a ward from his guardian, or of a wife from her husband.
2.The state of being ravished; rapture; transport of delight; ecstasy.
3.The act of ravishing a woman; rape.
Noun1.ravishment - a feeling of delight at being filled with wonder and enchantment
Synonyms: entrancement
2.ravishment - the crime of forcing a woman to submit to sexual intercourse against her will
Synonyms: rape, assault, violation

RAVISHMENT, crim. law. This word has several meanings. 1. It is an unlawful taking of a woman, or an heir in ward. 2. It is sometimes used synonymously with rape.

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