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. White House:

    There is extensive and extreme victimization of those making the journey north with coyotes/smugglers in general, this has been widely reported for years.

  4. Sarah Palin:

    I don’t know. Coming from liberals who urge women to claim victimization, ‘Fight like a girl’ just doesn’t sound the same as when legit fighters for equality say it, mean it, live it, and will never give it up.

  5. 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.

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