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verb [transitive]     victimize pronunciation in American English
/ˈvɪktɪˌmaɪz/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyvictimize
he/she/itvictimizes
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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victimization

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