date rape

date rape

noun
sexual intercourse forced by a man upon the woman with whom he has a date.

Origin:
1980–85

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date rape
 
n
1.  the act or an instance of a man raping a woman while they are on a date together
2.  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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Word Origin & History

date rape
by 1973, from date (3) + rape.
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Idioms & Phrases

date rape

Sexual intercourse forced by the victim's social escort. For example, Date rape is much more common on college campuses than was previously realized. This term originated in the 1980s, when awareness of the phenomenon increased exponentially.

The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer.
Copyright © 1997. Published by Houghton Mifflin.
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