The blogosphere is afire with outrage: A rich do-nothing given probation for raping his three-year-old daughter!
Several hours later, according to Kendzior, she woke up to find a fellow student on top of her, raping her.
The Vatican has now clarified—ordaining women is not quite as grave a crime as raping children.
Last year, Montana Judge G. Todd Baugh sentenced a former teacher to 31 days in jail for raping a 14-year-old student.
He was convicted of raping four women and killing one of them, who was pregnant, while her young children were in the apartment.
That report comes a month after two high-school football players in Ohio were convicted of raping a teen while she was passed out.
I was sickened by what was happening to me and shocked that this man I had idolized was now raping me.
Johns, they say, don't fear repercussions for raping a street walker because they know the cops don't do anything about it.
late 14c., "seize prey; abduct, take by force," from rape (n.) and from Anglo-French raper (Old French rapir) "to seize, abduct," a legal term, probably from past participle of Latin rapere "seize, carry off by force, abduct" (see rapid).
Latin rapere was used for "sexually violate," but only very rarely; the usual Latin word being stuprare "to defile, ravish, violate," related to stuprum (n.), literally "disgrace." Meaning "to abduct (a woman), ravish;" also "seduce (a man)" is from early 15c. in English. Related: Raped; raping. Uncertain connection to Low German and Dutch rapen in the same sense.
early 14c., "booty, prey;" mid-14c., "forceful seizure; plundering, robbery, extortion," from Anglo-French rap, rape, and directly from Latin rapere "seize" (see rape (v.)). Meaning "act of abducting a woman or sexually violating her or both" is from early 15c., but perhaps late 13c. in Anglo-Latin.
kind of cruciferous plant (Brassica napus), late 14c., from Old French rape, from Latin rapa, rapum "turnip," from PIE *rap- (cf. Greek hrapys "rape," Old Church Slavonic repa, Lithuanian rope, Middle Dutch roeve, Old High German ruoba, German Rübe "rape, turnip"). Usually grown to feed sheep, an oil made from it is used in cooking (see canola).
The crime of forcing another person to submit to sex acts, especially sexual intercourse. v. raped, rap·ing, rapes
To commit rape on.