noun see victim

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  • victimhood — See victim. * * * …   Universalium

  • victimhood — noun The state or perception of being a victim …   Wiktionary

  • victimhood — vic|tim|hood [ vıktımhud ] noun uncount the situation of someone who is a victim, especially a victim of unfair treatment …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • victimhood — vic·tim·hood …   English syllables

  • victimhood — UK [ˈvɪktɪmhʊd] / US noun [uncountable] the situation of someone who is a victim, or who thinks that they have been unfairly treated …   English dictionary

  • victimhood — /ˈvɪktəmhʊd/ (say viktuhmhood) noun the status of being a victim, especially when embraced by the person and prolonged as a means of gaining sympathy, winning benefits, etc …   Australian English dictionary

  • victimhood — ˈviktə̇mˌhu̇d noun : the state or condition of being a victim …   Useful english dictionary

  • victim — victimhood, n. victimless, adj. /vik tim/, n. 1. a person who suffers from a destructive or injurious action or agency: a victim of an automobile accident. 2. a person who is deceived or cheated, as by his or her own emotions or ignorance, by the …   Universalium

  • Victimology — Criminology and penology Theories Causes and correlates of crime Anomie Differential association theory Deviance …   Wikipedia

  • Persecution of homosexuals in Nazi Germany and the Holocaust — Memorial to gay and lesbian victims of National Socialism in Cologne. Its inscription reads: Totgeschlagen – Totgeschwiegen (Struck Dead – Hushed Up). In the 1920s, homosexual people in Germany, particularly in Berlin, enjoyed a higher level of… …   Wikipedia

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