A person who is singled out for special treatment, especially to be harmed or killed.
- Strip a man of his fortune and status, and suddenly he is a marked man, the target of antipathy of every shape and stripe!
- Because, ever since you made me a special target, I've been a marked man!
- But hey, if they're former Ba'athists, they were probably already marked men anyway.
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