What does victimization mean?

Definitions for victimization

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. victimization(noun)

    adversity resulting from being made a victim

    "his victimization infuriated him"

  2. exploitation, victimization, victimisation, using(noun)

    an act that exploits or victimizes someone (treats them unfairly)

    "capitalistic exploitation of the working class"; "paying Blacks less and charging them more is a form of victimization"


  1. victimization(Noun)

    An act that victimizes or exploits someone

  2. victimization(Noun)

    Adversity as a result of being a victim


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of victimization in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of victimization in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mark Schuster:

    We found this persistent pattern across all the grades for bullying and victimization.

  2. Marilyn Manson:

    We live in a society of victimization, where people are much more comfortable being victimized than actually standing up for themselves.

  3. Mikey Weinstein:

    This is not persecution or victimization of Christianity, this is simply an example where the Air Force should have a policy that makes it absolutely clear that nobody’s religious affiliation is on (exclusive) display.

  4. Mohammed Shafiq:

    This is not a white conspiracy dreamt up by the far right or victimization of the Pakistani community as some claim, this is a concerted effort by a minority of Pakistani men who have groomed, abused and raped young white girls.

  5. Nathan Earl:

    Any type of outreach poster... regarding trafficking is typically the teenage girl with pigtails, just seeing that formally encourages that stigma that you are weak, that you are effeminate if you are a victim. There is still such a stigma attached to male victimization.

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