Victimization is defined as causing someone to be treated unfairly or made to feel as if he is in a bad position.
When you treat someone poorly and make him feel adversity, this is an example of victimization.
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Victimization Sentence Examples
Rejection or victimization by peers may become a source of significant stress to children, contributing to feelings of loneliness and low self-esteem.
Children need to be warned about the potential dangers online and about sexual victimization.
Girl gang members experience more long-term, harmful effects from gang membership than their male counterparts, and some research finds that "gang membership itself opened up young women to additional victimization risk."
The British Public Interest Disclosure Act was passed in 1998 to protect whistle-blowers from dismissal and victimization.
The WSU forms an important part of the MARAC process which has had impressive outcomes in reducing repeat victimization for very high risk survivors.