- to make a victim of.
- to dupe, swindle, or cheat: to victimize poor widows.
- to slay as or like a sacrificial victim.
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To come to facts now, Paul, I have tried to victimise you from the beginning.The Beautiful Miss Brooke
The young koel was successfully reared; it is now at large and will next year victimise some crow.Birds of the Plains
But he contrived to attach two clever rascals to himself, who helped to prolong the fraud and to victimise the public.
Would they not have taken advantage of the poor foolish countryman to victimise him?The Sharper Detected and Exposed
- to punish or discriminate against selectively or unfairly
- to make a victim of
- to kill as or in a manner resembling a sacrificial victim