Definitions for victimizeˈvɪk təˌmaɪz

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word victimize

Princeton's WordNet

  1. victimize, victimise(verb)

    make a victim of

    "I was victimized by this con-man"

  2. victimize, victimise(verb)

    punish unjustly

  3. victimize, swindle, rook, goldbrick, nobble, diddle, bunco, defraud, scam, mulct, gyp, gip, hornswoggle, short-change, con(verb)

    deprive of by deceit

    "He swindled me out of my inheritance"; "She defrauded the customers who trusted her"; "the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change"

Wiktionary

  1. victimize(Verb)

    To make someone a victim or sacrifice.

  2. victimize(Verb)

    To punish someone unjustly.

  3. victimize(Verb)

    To swindle or defraud someone.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Victimize(verb)

    to make a victim of, esp. by deception; to dupe; to cheat

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of victimize in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of victimize in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. James Baldwin:

    It is a very rare man who does not victimize the helpless.

  2. Gregory Rohl:

    That doesn't give the right to victimize another black man.

  3. Jewel Allison:

    I kept this as a secret ... afraid no one is going to believe you, afraid society is going to victimize you.

  4. Jewel Allison:

    For years, I thought that I was the only one, i kept this as a secret ... afraid no one is going to believe you, afraid society is going to victimize you.

  5. Queens District Attorney Richard Brown:

    The defendant is accused of an egregious abuse of his position as a government screener at LaGuardia Airport to sexually victimize a young woman, such alleged conduct cannot, under any circumstances, go unpunished.

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