acquaintance rape

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

acquaintance +‎ rape

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

acquaintance rape (countable and uncountable, plural acquaintance rapes)

  1. date rape
    • 1990. Maine Department of Public Safety,
      Acquaintance rape: he's your friend--and he could rape you
    • 1993. "Rape: The Misunderstood Crime"
      Unique Qualities of Acquaintance Rape Compared to rapes by strangers
    • 1999. Andrea Parrot,
      Coping with date rape and acquaintance rape