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See definition of molestation on Dictionary.com
  • as inrape
  • as insexual assault
  • as inbother
  • as indisturbance
  • as inharassment

synonyms for molestation

  • abduction
  • abuse
  • maltreatment
  • violation
  • depredation
  • despoilment
  • despoliation
  • pillage
  • plunder
  • plundering
  • rapine
  • spoliation
  • criminal attack
  • forcible violation
  • statutory offense
  • persecution
  • provocation
  • annoyance
  • disturbance
  • bother
  • exasperation
  • aggravation
  • perturbation
  • torment
  • irritation
  • hassle
  • trouble
  • vexation
  • nuisance
  • provoking
  • bothering
  • pestering
  • bedevilment
  • vexing
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How to use molestation in a sentence

Of those arrested locally, most had prior criminal convictions or pending criminal charges, according to the department, which included child molestation, domestic violence, assault, various drug charges, theft and driving under the influence.
SACRAMENTO REPORT: SANCTUARY, PRIVATE PRISONS LAWS BACK IN THE SPOTLIGHTMAYA SRIKRISHNANOCTOBER 9, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Blake told her she first learned of the molestation when she was called at work by social services and told they were beginning an investigation into Mouser.
HER STEPFATHER ADMITTED TO SEXUALLY ABUSING HER. THAT WASN’T ENOUGH TO KEEP HER SAFE.BY NADIA SUSSMANSEPTEMBER 18, 2020PROPUBLICA
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WORDS RELATED TO MOLESTATION

  • aggravation
  • annoyance
  • bedevilment
  • bother
  • bothering
  • disturbance
  • exasperation
  • hassle
  • irritation
  • molestation
  • nuisance
  • persecution
  • perturbation
  • pestering
  • provocation
  • provoking
  • torment
  • trouble
  • vexation
  • vexing
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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