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victim

noun casualty, complainant, complaining wittess, hostia, injured, prey, quarry, sufferer, target, unfortuuate person, unlucky person, victima
See also: cadaver, captive, corpse, object, patient, subject
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Exactly 60 people also fell victim to internet scams and auctions in the region, while a further 42 had their identities stolen.
In all, six customers fell victim to the scam and are all in the process of reclaiming their payments.
The people of Karachi fell victim too targeted killings, sectarian violence and other violent incidents, said the report.
In Danville, Kentucky, a blue ash that had been the national champion since 1970 fell victim to an overly manicured garden aesthetic.
The court acknowledged that Telsim fell victim to a series of exceptional events - an unprecedented economic crisis, the collapse of the Turkish Lira, and the legal requirement to increase the share capital in Telsim - that caused us to seek to reschedule our dollar denominated loans.
Santa Barbara 12, Calabasas 6: The host Calabasas boys' tennis team fell victim to hot temperatures on Monday afternoon against Santa Barbara, one of the top teams in Southern California.
Hundreds of trees fell victim, too--swept away by raging currents or submerged for months and literally drowned.
fell victim to Hurricane Bonnie, which struck the city of Marion on South Carolina's coast, in August of 1998.
The warning from Staffordshire Police comes after two families - including one from Cannock - fell victim to a share con and were duped into handing over a small fortune.