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ravish in Crime topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishravishrav‧ish /ˈrævɪʃ/ verb [transitive] literary  1 SCCSYto force a woman to have sex syn rape2 to badly harm something a landscape ravished by drought→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
ravishThey had come home during the height of the disturbances to discover their teenage daughter being ravished by a young police officer.The women are jealous of it; the men want to ravish her.music to ravish the soulI shall ravish you to my heart's delight.