ravishment

ravishment
Synonyms and related words:
abandon, abuse, banditry, beatification, beatitude, betrayal, bewitchment, blessedness, bliss, blissfulness, brigandage, brigandism, cheer, cheerfulness, cloud nine, craze, criminal assault, debauchment, defilement, defloration, deflowering, deflowerment, delectation, delight, delirium, depredation, despoiling, despoilment, despoliation, devirgination, direption, ecstasy, ecstatics, elation, enchantment, exaltation, exhilaration, exuberance, felicity, fire and fury, foraging, foray, freebooting, frenzy, furor, furore, fury, gaiety, gladness, glee, happiness, heaven, high spirits, hysteria, intoxication, joy, joyance, joyfulness, looting, madness, marauding, orgasm, orgy, overhappiness, overjoyfulness, paradise, passion, pillage, pillaging, plunder, plundering, priapism, rage, raid, raiding, ransacking, rape, rapine, rapture, ravage, ravagement, ravaging, razzia, reiving, rifling, sack, sacking, seducement, seduction, seventh heaven, sexual assault, sexual possession, spoiling, spoliation, sunshine, taking, tearing passion, towering rage, transport, unalloyed happiness, violation

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  • Ravishment — Rav ish*ment ( ment), n. [F. ravissement. See {Ravish}.] [1913 Webster] 1. 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ravishment — index abduction, rape Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 ravishment …   Law dictionary

  • ravishment — noun see ravish …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ravishment — /rav ish meuhnt/, n. 1. rapture or ecstasy. 2. violent removal. 3. the forcible abduction of a woman. 4. rape1 (def. 1). [1470 80; < MF ravissement, equiv. to raviss (see RAVISH) + ment MENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • ravishment — noun a) ecstasy b) seizure by force …   Wiktionary

  • ravishment — rævɪʃmÉ™nt n. abduction, kidnapping; rape, forced sexual intercourse; enchantment, fascination; expansion of the physical …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ravishment — n. 1. Rape, defloration, constupration, violation, defilement. 2. Rapture, ecstasy, transport, great delight, enravishment. 3. Abduction …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • ravishment — n 1. rapture, transport, ecstasy; felicity, bliss, joy, delight, exaltation, delectation; trance, paroxysm, orgasm. 2.(all usu. of persons) abduction, robbery, theft, capture, seizure, kidnapping; impressment, conscription. 3.(all usu. in… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • ravishment — rav·ish·ment …   English syllables

  • ravishment — /ˈrævɪʃmənt/ (say ravishmuhnt) noun 1. rapture or ecstasy. 2. violent removal. 3. the forcible abduction of a woman. 4. → rape1 (def. 1) …  

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