Definitions

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  • adjective Capable of, or suitable for, being raped.

Etymologies

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rape +‎ -able

Examples

  • Perhaps the instructor was trying to get across how racial/ethnic women are socially constructed as more "rapable" than white women in white supremacist societies like ours I'm in Canada.

    on hate crimes

  • Perhaps the instructor was trying to get across how racial/ethnic women are socially constructed as more "rapable" than white women in white supremacist societies like ours I'm in Canada.

    on hate crimes

  • The housework will be agreed to at the time of the marriage, and please be assured that women who were until today legally rapable will be allowed to refuse any jobs they think are unfair or degrading, or that they think their husbands ought to do for themselves.

    Archive 2009-07-01

  • The housework will be agreed to at the time of the marriage, and please be assured that women who were until today legally rapable will be allowed to refuse any jobs they think are unfair or degrading, or that they think their husbands ought to do for themselves.

    What's Wrong With Journalism: Your Radical Reporter In Afghanistan

  • Men especially benefit when the majority of that 52% is not only rapable, but has been socially conditioned NOT TO FIGHT.

    The 1 in 4 distortion: Where did it come from?

  • Men in a rape culture benefit from that culture — and for every black man who can wipe his brow and say “at least I’m not a black beotch” or who refers causually to women who perform sexually for him as “ho’s”, the core issue is gender and the situating of women, based on sex, into the category of fuckable/rapable/disposable.

    Gender Does NOT Trump Race

  • ? non-rapable? fashion, just as society did prior to discovering that this theory was simply not logical.

    Breaking News: CBS News

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