Definitions for ravishment

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. entrancement, ravishment(noun)

    a feeling of delight at being filled with wonder and enchantment

  2. rape, violation, assault, ravishment(noun)

    the crime of forcing a woman to submit to sexual intercourse against her will

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  1. ravishment(Noun)

    ecstasy

  2. ravishment(Noun)

    seizure by force

  3. ravishment(Noun)

    rape

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Ravishment(noun)

    the act of carrying away by force or against consent; abduction; as, the ravishment of children from their parents, of a ward from his guardian, or of a wife from her husband

  2. Ravishment(noun)

    the state of being ravished; rapture; transport of delight; ecstasy

  3. Ravishment(noun)

    the act of ravishing a woman; rape

  4. Origin: [F. ravissement. See Ravish.]

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