What does molestation mean?

Definitions for molestation

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word molestation.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. molestation(noun)

    the act of subjecting someone to unwanted or improper sexual advances or activity (especially women or children)

  2. harassment, molestation(noun)

    the act of tormenting by continued persistent attacks and criticism


  1. molestation(Noun)

    the act of molesting

  2. molestation(Noun)

    the state of being molested

Webster Dictionary

  1. Molestation(noun)

    the act of molesting, or the state of being molested; disturbance; annoyance

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. molestation.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of molestation in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of molestation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ashley Majeski:

    She was very quick to defend her husband with the molestation scandal.

  2. Jeetendr Sehdev:

    It has less to do with the social media backlash and more to do with the serious nature of the molestation revelations and whether the scenarios could have been prevented that really has America rethinking the Duggar appeal.

  3. Matt Damon:

    I do believe there’s a spectrum of behavior. There’s a difference between patting someone on the butt and rape orchild molestation, right ? Both of those behaviors need to be confronted and eradicated without question, but they should n’t be conflated.

  4. Matt Damon:

    We’re going to have to figure — you know, there’s a difference between, you know, patting someone on the butt and rape or child molestation, right ? both of those behaviors need to be confronted and eradicated without question, but they should n’t be conflated, right ?

  5. Roger B. Taney:

    It citizenship would give to persons of the negro race, who were recognized as citizens in any one State of the Union, the right to enter every other state whenever they pleased, singly or in companies, without pass or passport, andwithout obstruction, to sojourn there as long as they pleased, to go where they pleased at every hour of the day or night without molestation, unless they committed some violation of the law for which a white man would be punished it citizenship would give them the full liberty of speech in public and in private upon all subjects upon which its own citizens might speak to hold public meetings upon political affairs, and to keep and carry arms wherever they went. And all this would be done in the face of the subject race of the same color, both free and slaves, inevitably producing discontent and insubordination among them, and endangering the peace and safety of the State.

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