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verb [transitive] victimize pronunciation in American English /ˈvɪktɪˌmaɪz/
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present tense
present participlevictimizing
past tensevictimized
past participlevictimized
  1. to treat someone in a deliberately unfair way

    He claimed that he had been victimized by his boss.

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 victimize pronunciation in American English /ˌvɪktɪmɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]


… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally

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spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles

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