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Origin of victim
OTHER WORDS FROM victimvic·tim·hood, nounvic·tim·less, adjectivenon·vic·tim, noun
Example sentences from the Web for victim
He would pick up or drop off victims at school, prosecutors said.Matthew Erasquin, Arlington lawyer, accused of paying underage girls for sex|Rachel Weiner|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
The organization filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy to keep operating as it reorganizes its finances and creates a trust to pay potential victims.Boy Scouts must settle 95,000 abuse claims by next summer — or risk running out of cash|Samantha Schmidt|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
The victim was taken to a hospital with injuries that were serious but not life-threatening.Man injured after two cars exchange gunfire on I-395 interstate in Arlington|Dana Hedgpeth|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
Detectives reviewed video and used witness statements to determine that Guzman approached the victim and fired multiple rounds.Arrest made in fatal shooting at New Carrollton Metro station|Clarence Williams|November 12, 2020|Washington Post
Emotional abuse can have a longer-term impact on the victim “from a mental health perspective,” said Katie Hood, executive director of the One Love Foundation and a family friend of the Loves.Yeardley Love’s mother has spent a decade working to end relationship abuse|Taylor DeVille|November 11, 2020|Washington Post
Question those taking on the mantle of victimhood and you are immediately cast as some kind of aggressive, unfeeling oppressor.What the U-VA Rape Case Tells Us About a Victim Culture Gone Mad|Lizzie Crocker|December 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But there is a whole lot more to these women and their lives than victimhood.
This action effectively declares that Jewish victimhood persists unabated, and that the Zionist project is, therefore, a failure.J Street U Rejected for Standing Behind IDF Soldiers|Oded Na'aman|October 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
From the very beginning, victimhood was hardwired into the Christian psyche.
This idea of constant attack and Christian victimhood is grounded in the myths of the early church, but it endures to this day.
It was not the arbitrary reduction of her earnings that he resented, but the fact of her victimhood.The Roll-Call|Arnold Bennett
The conviction of his own innocence and victimhood strengthened in him.The Price of Love|Arnold Bennett