1. of persons
; taken advantage of
; - Example: "after going out of his way to help his friend get the job he felt not appreciated but used"[syn: exploited, ill-used, put-upon, used, victimized, victimised]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Victimize \Vic"tim*ize\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Victimized; p.
pr. & vb. n. Victimizing.]
To make a victim of, esp. by deception; to dupe; to cheat.