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Overview of verb victimize

The verb victimize has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) victimize, victimise

(make a victim of; "I was victimized by this con-man")

2. (1) victimize, victimise

(punish unjustly)

3. victimize, swindle, rook, goldbrick, nobble, diddle, bunco, defraud, scam, mulct, gyp, gip, hornswoggle, short-change, con

(deprive of by deceit; "He swindled me out of my inheritance"; "She defrauded the customers who trusted her"; "the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change")

Overview of adj victimized

The adj victimized has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. exploited, ill-used, put-upon, used, victimized, victimised

(of persons; taken advantage of; "after going out of his way to help his friend get the job he felt not appreciated but used") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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