HyperDic: victimise

English > 2 senses of the word victimise:
VERBsocialvictimise, victimizemake a victim / victim of
socialvictimise, victimizepunish unjustly
English > victimise: 2 senses > verb 1, social
Meaningmake a victim / victim of.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Synonymvictimize
Narrowercheat, rip off, chiseldeprive somebody of something by deceit
deceive, lead on, delude, cozenBe false to
Broaderwrongtreat unjustly
Spanishvictimizar
Nounsvictiman unfortunate person who suffers from some adverse circumstance
victima person who is tricked or swindled
victimisationan act that exploits or victimizes someone (treats them unfairly)
victimisera person who victimizes others
English > victimise: 2 senses > verb 2, social
Meaningpunish unjustly.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
Synonymvictimize
Broaderpunish, penalize, penaliseimpose a penalty on
Spanishrepresaliar, victimizar
Nounsvictiman unfortunate person who suffers from some adverse circumstance

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