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English noun: victim

1. victim (person) an unfortunate person who suffers from some adverse circumstance

Broader (hypernym)unfortunate, unfortunate person

Narrower (hyponym)casualty, casualty, fair game, hunted person, injured party, martyr, martyr, muggee, murderee, poor devil, prey, punching bag, quarry, scapegoat, sufferer, target, whipping boy, wretch

2. victim (person) a person who is tricked or swindled


Broader (hypernym)individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul

Narrower (hyponym)butt, chump, easy mark, fall guy, fool, goat, gull, lamb, laughingstock, mark, mug, patsy, sitting duck, soft touch, stooge, sucker

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