ravish
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ˈɹæ.vɪʃ/
Verb

ravish (ravishes, present participle ravishing; past and past participle ravished)

  1. (obsolete or archaic) To seize and carry away by violence; to snatch by force.
  2. (transitive, usually, passive) To transport with joy or delight; to delight to ecstasy.
  3. (transitive, now rare) To rape.
Synonyms
  • abripe
  • (seize and carry away) kidnap
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