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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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I must stress how difficult it is to forgive and reconcile for both victims and victimizers," he said during a sermon at church offices.
In more-recent years, it is seen as a complex, philosophical meditation on the concept of victim and victimizer, which might be read as the sum total both of Western history and male/female relationships under patriarchal civilization.
The total settlement was $495,000 with $90,000 of that expected to come from the incarcerated victimizer himself, Arthur Flint.
The roles of victimizer and victim are not analogous; those roles as they have been played out throughout history demand careful clarification and not a facile balancing sentence.
She is Mercury and Diana, always able to turn her victimizer into a victim" (68).
Rather than forcing the female character into the contradictory positions of victim par excellence and absolute sadistic victimizer, Cavani estranges the notion of the pure victim by undermining the erotics of masochism: Lucia, the survivor, consents to the violent sexual play incited by Max, the night porter and former SS officer, while Wertmuller replaces the image of the Nazi as a sadistic feminized man with a sadistic masculinized woman.
In a crucial five minutes of reading after years of research, I went from historical victim to victimizer.
There is no future in the model of victim and victimizer.
When a young man experiences sex as a method of control or assault, he learns to cope with feelings of helplessness by becoming a victimizer.
One wonders who the victim is and who the victimizer.
Inside the court, the argument was all about article 304 (1) and (2), where the actor's lawyer argued about no intention behind the act, while the prosecution insisted that drinking and driving is as good as murder because the victimizer knows it could be fatal.