Malaysian police investigating sodomy allegations against Anwar Ibrahim released the opposition leader on bail, but police warned they might detain him again and force him to give a DNA sample.
Definitionsodomy Hide phonetics
noun [U] FORMAL OR LEGAL
the sexual act of putting the penis into a man's or woman's anus
sodomite Hide phonetics
noun [C] OLD USE
sodomize, UK USUALLY sodomise Hide phonetics
verb [T] FORMAL OR LEGAL
Definitionaffirmative action noun [U]
If a government or an organization takes affirmative action, it gives preference to women, black people, or other groups which are often treated unfairly, when it is choosing people for a job.