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date rape

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


n.
forced sexual intercourse that occurs when the victim and perpetrator are dating or on a date.
[1970–75]
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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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