date rape

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date rape

n.
Rape committed by a person who has been socializing or on a date with the victim.

date rape

n
1. (Law) the act or an instance of a man raping a woman while they are on a date together
2. (Law) an act of sexual intercourse regarded as tantamount to rape, esp if the woman was encouraged to drink excessively or was subjected to undue pressure

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n.
forced sexual intercourse that occurs when the victim and perpetrator are dating or on a date.
[1970–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.date rape - rape in which the rapist is known to the victim (as when they are on a date together)
ravishment, assault, violation - the crime of forcing a woman to submit to sexual intercourse against her will
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In an Instagram post Thursday, hours after Kate Upton accused Marciano of sexual and emotional abuse, Vee said that a professional meeting was set up with Hadid, but it turned out to be "just me, him & champagne where he date raped me in an apartment."
"Our research [carried out in Northern Ireland and GB] shows up to 84% of women who have been date raped knew their attackers and women between the ages of 16 and 24 are four times more likely to be date raped than any other age group."
Dame Helen's views caused an uproar after she revealed she was 'date raped'