violer translation | French-English dictionary

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violer

  

      vt  
     [+personne]   to rape
     [+loi, traité]   to violate
     [+sépulture]   to desecrate, to violate
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

viol, violeur, voiler, voler

violer v.
rape (vt.) ; violate (vt.)

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
v.
violate international law ; break international law
[Leg.]
v.
be raped, get raped
NB "get raped" is colloquial, spoken English. The more correct written form is "be raped".
n.
rape
n.
viol
n.
serial rape
n.
viola d'amore
n.
bass viol
n.
gang rape
[Med.]
nf.
viola da gamba
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'violer' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
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violer
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violer
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violer (vt.) ; se casser (vr.)
[Bus.]
v.
faire une entorse au règlement ; violer certaines règles ; passer outre le règlement ; ne pas respecter les règles ; faire fi des règles
"violer": examples and translations in context
La structure patriarcale de la famille ordonne de violer et de battre les femmes. The patriarchal structure of the family orders the raping and beating of women.
Quand une jeune fille se fait violer, il convainc son gang de la venger. When a teenage girl is raped, he convinces his gang to avenge her.
Les parties au conflit continuent de tuer, de violer. The parties involved in the conflict continue to kill and to rape.
Il s'apprêtait à vous dépouiller et à la violer. He was just about to rob you, and then rape her.
Lord Douglas envoya son fils unique Hamish violer deux petites Campbell. Lord Douglas sent his only son Hamish out to rape twa Campbell lassies.
Israël continue à violer le droit international en toute impunité. Israel continues to violate international law with complete impunity.
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