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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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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.
LAHORE -- As many as 1,726 people fell victim to target killings and sectarian violence in Karachi, during last six months of the current year, according to a report prepared by the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP).
Hundreds of Muslims fell victim to Hajj-related scams last year, and for this year's event, held between 24 to 29 October, enforcement authorities across the UK hope to raise awareness, as there are concerns pilgrims may be tempted by last-minute deals from illegitimate travel operators promising Hajj visa packages.
5m people fell victim to cyber crime in the UAE in the last year.
Most fell victim in public places or hotel rooms, followed by tourist attractions, on the street or at the beach - 10% were duped or robbed in a bar, 9% at an ATM and 6% in a car or a shop.
A citizen fell victim to an Internet fraud by an African gang that caused him a monetary loss of RO40,000.
In July, Ozzy Osborne's Pomeranian, Little Bit, fell victim to a coyote as well.