victimize

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Etymology[edit]

victim +‎ -ize

Verb[edit]

victimize (third-person singular simple present victimizes, present participle victimizing, simple past and past participle victimized)

  1. To make someone a victim or sacrifice.
  2. To punish someone unjustly.
  3. To swindle or defraud someone.

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