Definition of Victimize

1. Verb. Make a victim of. "I was victimized by this con-man"

Exact synonyms: Victimise
Generic synonyms: Wrong
Specialized synonyms: Cheat, Chisel, Rip Off, Cozen, Deceive, Delude, Lead On
Derivative terms: Victim, Victim, Victimisation, Victimiser, Victim, Victim, Victimization, Victimizer

2. Verb. Punish unjustly.
Exact synonyms: Victimise
Generic synonyms: Penalise, Penalize, Punish
Derivative terms: Victim, Victim, Victim

3. Verb. Deprive of by deceit. "They victimize him of all his money"; "The cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change"
Exact synonyms: Bunco, Con, Defraud, Diddle, Gip, Goldbrick, Gyp, Hornswoggle, Mulct, Nobble, Rook, Scam, Short-change, Swindle
Specialized synonyms: Short, Short-change
Generic synonyms: Cheat, Chisel, Rip Off
Derivative terms: Bunco, Con, Defrauder, Gyp, Scam, Scammer, Swindle, Swindler, Victimization

Definition of Victimize

1. v. t. To make a victim of, esp. by deception; to dupe; to cheat.

2. v. t. To make a victim of, esp. by deception; to dupe; to cheat.

Definition of Victimize

1. Verb. To make someone a victim or sacrifice. ¹

2. Verb. To punish someone unjustly. ¹

3. Verb. To swindle or defraud someone. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Victimize

1. [v -IZED, -IZING, -IZES]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Victimize

vicounts
vicriviroc
victim
victimhood
victimhoods
victimisation
victimisations
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victimised
victimiser
victimisers
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victimization
victimizations
victimize (current term)
victimized
victimizer
victimizers
victimizes
victimizing
victimless
victimless crime
victimlike
victimological
victimologies
victimologist
victimologists
victimology
victims

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