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English definition of “stigmatize”


verb [T often passive] (UK usually stigmatise)     /ˈstɪɡ.mə.taɪz/
to treat someone or something unfairly by disapproving of them or it: People should not be stigmatized on the basis of race.Unfairness and favouring someone unfairlyJustice and fairness
(Definition of stigmatize verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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