What does the word victim mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A living creature sacrificed or made to suffer; a sufferer; a dupe.

  • Part of speech: verb intransitive

  • Victimize.

Usage examples for victim

  1. My brother is one of the men from whom the victim is to be chosen. – Peggy Owen and Liberty by Lucy Foster Madison
  2. Beauty would have its victim then. – The Judgment House by Gilbert Parker
  3. She forced it loose, and the victim was free. – Charles Rex by Ethel M. Dell
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