Victimise – To make someone a victim; to subject to cruel or harmful treatment
To remember the definition of the word victimise, use the following mnemonic:
The victim's eyes (victimise) were punched and that was just cruel and harmful.
Examples of victimise in a sentence
There are many ways to victimise someone or something. Just calling someone names is a form of victimisation.
He claimed he'd been victimised by the police.
The bully promised never to victimise his classmates again.