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1. victimize

verb. ['ˈvɪktəmaɪz'] make a victim of.

Synonyms

  • delude
  • cheat
  • deceive
  • cozen
  • victimise
  • lead on
  • chisel
  • wrong

Antonyms

  • provident
  • retentive
  • mindful
  • unbreakable

Etymology

  • -ize (English)
  • -isen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • victim (English)

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Example sentences of the word victimize


1. Verb, base form
Predators can then use this contact to arrange meetings in real life, where they can victimize their target.

2. victimize

verb. ['ˈvɪktəmaɪz'] punish unjustly.

Synonyms

  • victimise
  • punish
  • penalize

Antonyms

  • undercharge
  • enable
  • pro
  • tall

Etymology

  • -ize (English)
  • -isen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • victim (English)

3. victimize

verb. ['ˈvɪktəmaɪz'] deprive of by deceit.

Synonyms

  • cheat
  • diddle
  • gyp
  • mulct
  • gip
  • hornswoggle
  • nobble
  • con
  • defraud
  • swindle
  • rip off
  • short
  • rook
  • short-change
  • scam
  • goldbrick
  • chisel

Antonyms

  • long
  • outfield
  • sufficient
  • courteous

Etymology

  • -ize (English)
  • -isen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • victim (English)
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