Definitions for stigmatizeˈstɪg məˌtaɪz
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
stig•ma•tizeˈstɪg məˌtaɪz(v.t.)-tized, -tiz•ing.
to set some mark of disgrace or infamy upon.
to mark with a stigma or brand.
to produce stigmata on.
Origin of stigmatize:
stigmatize, stigmatise, brand, denounce, mark(verb)
to accuse or condemn or openly or formally or brand as disgraceful
"He denounced the government action"; "She was stigmatized by society because she had a child out of wedlock"
mark with a stigma or stigmata
"They wanted to stigmatize the adulteress"
To characterize as disgraceful or ignominious; to mark with a stigma or stigmata.
to mark with a stigma, or brand; as, the ancients stigmatized their slaves and soldiers
to set a mark of disgrace on; to brand with some mark of reproach or infamy
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