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gang rape

Rape of a person by several attackers acting in concert.

gang′-rape′ v.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.gang-rape - rape (someone) successively with several attackers; "The prisoner was gang-raped"
rape, ravish, assault, dishonor, dishonour, outrage, violate - force (someone) to have sex against their will; "The woman was raped on her way home at night"
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Police later raided separate locations and arrested six suspects, charging them with murder and gang-rape, Khan said.
Kolkata: Five men have been arrested over the alleged gang-rape and extortion of a Japanese tourist held as a sex slave for nearly a month in a basement near a famous Buddhist shrine in India, officials said on Sunday.
by Khwaja Basir Ahmad Fitri on 9 October, 2014 - 14:29 KABUL (Pajhwok): A sister of an executed gang-rape convict has attempted suicide, an official said on Thursday.
THREE gang-rape cases, including one in which a Ugandan woman was allegedly abducted by two men in a car before committing the crime, have been reported in the Capital.
Police and politicians have faced growing anger since the December 2013 gang-rape and murder of a woman on a New Delhi bus, an attack that sparked outrage over the treatment of women.
Last year, India made gang-rape punishable by the death penalty even when the victim survives, after a 23-year-old medical student was gang-raped and savagely beaten on a moving bus and thrown out to a street in New Delhi in 2012.
She later added that her high-school boyfriend once decided that it would be funny to gang-rape her with six friends.
The section provides for death sentence as maximum punishment for repeat offenders in rape and gang-rape cases.
Four men were found guilty on Thursday of the gang-rape of a photojournalist last year inMumbai, an attack that sparked street protests in the city and raised fresh questions about attitudes to women in the world's largest democracy.
Muzaffargarh -- The top police official of Muzaffargarh Thursday revealed that no incident of gang-rape was occurred in the district.
A panel discussion at the Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) has blamed gender imbalance for India's widespread problems of gang-rape and female infanticide.
YENy DELHy (CyHAN)- Members of Jammu West Assembly Movement (JWAM) today staged a protest in Jammu demanding death sentence for Delhi gang-rape convicts.