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  • n  a feeling of delight at being filled with wonder and enchantment
  • n  the crime of forcing a woman to submit to sexual intercourse against her will

  • Even as Southern gentlemen have been time and again aroused to the hanging, burning and mutilation of human flesh in expiation for the black ravishment of their white women, so .
  • Beyond that, Devdas is a visual ravishment, with huge sets, fabulous frocks and beautiful people to fill them; it has a grandeur the old Hollywood moguls would have loved.
  • Yet his stable of sirensHanna Schygulla, Margit Carstensen, Ingrid Caven (who was once married to the openly gay filmmaker)were objects of ravishment in film after brilliant .

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