verb (used with object), stig·ma·tized, stig·ma·tiz·ing.
Origin of stigmatize
Related formsstig·ma·ti·za·tion, nounstig·ma·tiz·er, nounde·stig·ma·tize, verb (used with object), de·stig·ma·tized, de·stig·ma·tiz·ing.un·stig·ma·tized, adjective
Examples from the Web for stigmatization
Unlike Payne, Kromah continues to struggle to be accepted in his community and does not know when the stigmatization will end.This Man Lost 35 Relatives to Ebola and His Community Wants Him Gone|Wade C.L. Williams|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sometimes the aftermath, which can lead to stigmatization and harassment from peers and leaders, is equally painful for victims.Spies, Lies, and Rape in the Air Force: An Undercover Agent's Story|Jacob Siegel|March 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Dan Savage has done a great deal to end the stigmatization and bullying of LGBT youth across the country.
The first recorded instance of stigmatization is that of S. Francis of Assisi, in the thirteenth century.