Translation of "rape" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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rapeverb [ I or T ]

uk /reɪp/ us /reɪp/

B2 to force someone to have sex when they are unwilling, using violence or threatening behaviour

She was pulled from the car and raped. 她被拉出車外,遭到強姦。
It's difficult to understand what causes a man to rape. 很難理解是甚麼原因導致一個男人犯下強姦罪行。

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uk /reɪp/ us /reɪp/

rape noun (SEX CRIME)

B2 [ C or U ] (an example of) the crime of forcefully having sex with someone against their wishes

He had committed several rapes. 他多次犯下強姦罪。
He was convicted of rape. 他被判犯有強姦罪。

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rape noun (DESTRUCTION)

[ U ] destruction of the natural world, often for profit

The road builders were accused of the rape of the countryside. 道路建築商被指責肆意破壞鄉村環境。

rape noun (PLANT)

[ U ] also oilseed rape, rapeseed a plant with yellow flowers from which oil and animal food are produced


(Translation of “rape” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)