What does stigmatize mean?

Definitions for stigmatizeˈstɪg məˌtaɪz

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word stigmatize.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

  2. stigmatize, stigmatise(verb)

    mark with a stigma or stigmata

    "They wanted to stigmatize the adulteress"


  1. stigmatize(Verb)

    To characterize as disgraceful or ignominious; to mark with a stigma or stigmata.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stigmatize(verb)

    to mark with a stigma, or brand; as, the ancients stigmatized their slaves and soldiers

  2. Stigmatize(verb)

    to set a mark of disgrace on; to brand with some mark of reproach or infamy

  3. Origin: [F. stigmatiser, Gr. .]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stigmatize in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stigmatize in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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