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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An act that exploits someone (treats them unfairly); Adversity resulting from being preyed upon

Usage examples (31)
  • His victimization infuriated him
  • The culture of victimization is pervazive among the poor, which is why they are poor.
  • I recognize that just because a woman indulges in the fantasy, that doesn't mean she thinks victimization is right or wants it to happen in real life.
  • Creating the illusion of victimization is wonderful for generating espirit de corps and getting people to work really hard at seemingly impossible tasks. for more
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