Definitions

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  • noun A paraphilia in which the patient is aroused by rape, i.e. forcing somebody into sexual acts against his or her will.

Etymologies

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rape +‎ -ism

Examples

  • (And it's true that we don't usually talk about violinism or physicism, or rapism for that matter.)

    The gaping silence

  • It made me think of a great conversation I'd had about this subject a few years ago, about women and the struggles around the male gaze, men's sexual objectification of young women as a political act, and young women living in a society permeated by rapism, and containing terrorists and other men, known as rapists.

    feminist blogs

  • The movie has some okay stuff in it only don't look at this because it could get you in trouble for being a rapist, and we all have to fight teeth and nails against rapism.

    InstaPunk

  • Society also needs to do more to combat reverse rapism, that gravest of injustices in which rape survivors cringe a little around people who give them flashbacks, causing an innocent male to feel uncomfortable.

    Sadly, No!

  • Society also needs to do more to combat reverse rapism, that gravest of injustices in which rape survivors cringe a little around people who give them flashbacks, causing an innocent male to feel uncomfortable.

    Sadly, No!

  • Society also needs to do more to combat reverse rapism, that gravest of injustices in which rape survivors cringe a little around people who give them flashbacks, causing an innocent male to feel uncomfortable.

    Sadly, No!

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