Definition of victimize in English:

victimize

Line breaks: vic¦tim|ize
Pronunciation: /ˈvɪktɪmʌɪz
 
/
(also victimise)

verb

[with object]

Derivatives

victimization

Pronunciation: /-ˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/
noun
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  • In 2002, there were 23 violent crimes per 1,000 people, compared with 25 victimizations per 1,000 people in 2001.
  • It will help black Americans to recall that they have a history that transcends victimization and exclusion.
  • Critics say this adds to the victimization of workers who have already suffered as a result of Hurricane Katrina.

victimizer

noun
More example sentences
  • And he seems to me to believe, finally, that the only really satisfactory ‘consequences’ are the ones victims get to inflict on victimizers, not the consequences God inflicts.
  • I was referring to citizens of a militarized state, both its victims and its victimizers.
  • To preserve the division of the world into victims and victimizers, therefore, it is intellectually imperative to keep migrants in a state of the most complete dependence possible.

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