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victimize

verb beguile, betray, cheat, con, damage, deceive, defraud, delude, do out of, dupe, exploit, fast-talk, finagle, fleece, flimflam, fool, hoodwink, injure, mislead, obtain under false pretenses, prey on, snooker, subject to a swindle, subject to fraud, swindle, take advantage of, to subject to fraud, trick, use
See also: bait, betray, bilk, deceive, defeat, dupe, endanger, ensnare, exploit, extort, harass, illude, inveigle, maltreat, mishandle, mistreat, palter, persecute, prey, slay
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What kind of sociopathic joy did these arrogant victimisers get as they took turns keeping their victims awake, with loud music blaring away?
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It is very clear who the victims and who the victimisers are," said composer Mikis Theodorakis, who wrote the music for the film Zorba the Greek.