Definitions for ravishment

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word ravishment

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

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. ravishment(Noun)


  2. ravishment(Noun)

    seizure by force

  3. ravishment(Noun)


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.]


Find a translation for the ravishment definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these ravishment definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"ravishment." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 21 Apr. 2015. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for ravishment? Don't keep it to yourself...

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for ravishment:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.