rapist

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n rapist someone who forces another to have sexual intercourse
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Out of the 34,000 gun deaths in the U.S. each year, fewer than 300 are listed as "justifiable homicide," the only category that could include shooting a burglar, mugger, or rapist.
    • n rapist One who is guilty of rape.
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Quotations

  • Ernest Hemingway
    Ernest%20Hemingway
    “I do not think I had ever seen a nastier-looking man. Under the black hat, when I had first seen them, the eyes had been those of an unsuccessful rapist.”
  • Ti-Grace Atkinson
    Ti-Grace Atkinson
    “Love is the victim's response to the rapist.”
  • Andrea Dworkin
    Andrea%20Dworkin
    “Seduction is often difficult to distinguish from rape. In seduction, the rapist often bothers to buy a bottle of wine.”

Usage

In literature:

But since he's a rapist, that'll definitely include sexual pain.
"The Alembic Plot" by Ann Wilson
He is a rapist, and it is his criminal tendencies that are degrading America.
"Half a Man" by Mary White Ovington
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In news:

It happens—and in many states there are no laws to keep rapists from terrorizing their victims all over again.
It sounds unfathomable, but in many states the law makes it possible for rapists to assert their parental rights and use custody proceedings as a weapon against their victims.
Rapist gets life in prison for sex attack on 75-year-old widow.
Admitted child rapist may go free.
Admitted child rapist , Juan Gonzalez.
Accused rapist going to trial.
After East Coast Rapist arrest, Harringtons push for DNA.
Trial Begins For Accused Serial Rapist .
Opening statements took place Wednesday morning in the trial of an accused serial rapist .
Billy Joe Harris, known as the "Twilight Rapist ," took the stand in a Huntsville courtoom Thursday.
Rapist may be targeting prostitutes.
There are several unsavory characters near the duplex I was considering, including three rapists within a five block radius.
Sure enough, there are a few child molesters near my old apartment (but no rapists ).
Admitted child rapist remains free, uncharged.
Rapist hid in Dayton backyard.
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