[ vik-tuh-mol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌvɪk təˈmɒl ə dʒi /
the study of crime victims and the psychological effects of being a victim.
CHALLENGE YOURSELF WITH THIS MIDDLE SCHOOL PART OF SPEECH QUIZ!
How well do you know your adjectives from your adverbs? Your preposition from your pronouns? Your interjections from your conjunctions? Let’s put your knowledge of parts of speech to the text! Note: Many of the following questions will ask you to identify the parts of speech “in order.” That means the first word in all capital letters will correspond to the first option in an answer, and so on.
Question 1 of 10
In order, what parts of speech are the words in all capital letters? Alisa was VERY tired, SO she decided to go to bed.
OTHER WORDS FROM victimologyvic·tim·ol·o·gist, noun
Words nearby victimology
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Example sentences from the Web for victimology
He went on to say that “some of the victimology and all of this other stuff is trumped up.”
Malkinization: the practice of substituting squabbling for policy and victimology for self-respect.
British Dictionary definitions for victimology
/ (ˌvɪktɪˈmɒlədʒɪ) /
the study of the psychological effects experienced by the victims of crime
Derived forms of victimologyvictimologist, noun
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