HyperDic: ravish

English > 2 senses of the word ravish:
VERBsocialravish, rape, violate, assault, dishonor, dishonour, outrageforce (someone) to have sex against their will
emotionravish, enchant, enrapture, transport, enthrall, enthral, delighthold spellbound
English > ravish: 2 senses > verb 1, social
MeaningForce (someone) to have sex against their will.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
ModelThey want to ravish the prisoners
Synonymsrape, violate, assault, dishonor, dishonour, outrage
Narrowergang-raperape (someone) successively with several attackers
Broaderassail, assault, set on, attackattack someone physically or emotionally
Spanishindignar, violar
Catalanforçar, indignar, violar
Nounsravishersomeone who assaults others sexually
ravishmentthe crime of forcing a woman to submit to sexual intercourse against her will
English > ravish: 2 senses > verb 2, emotion
Meaninghold spellbound.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
ModelThe good news will ravish her
Synonymsenchant, enrapture, transport, enthrall, enthral, delight
Broaderplease, delightGive pleasure to or be pleasing to
Oppositedisenchant, disillusionFree from enchantment
Spanisharrebatar, arrobar, cautivar, deleitar, disfrutar, embelesar, embelezar, enajenar, encantar, fascinar, raptar, transportar
Catalanarrabassar, captivar, disfrutar, embadalir, embaladir, encantar, encisar, fascinar
Nounsravishmenta feeling of delight at being filled with wonder and enchantment

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