Translation of "victim" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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victimnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈvɪk.tɪm/ us /ˈvɪk.təm/

B2 someone or something that has been hurt, damaged, or killed or has suffered, either because of the actions of someone or something else, or because of illness or chance

to provide financial aid to hurricane/flood, etc. victims 為颶風/洪水等的受災者提供經濟援助
victims of crime 犯罪的受害者
The children are the innocent/helpless victims of the fighting. 孩子們是打架鬥毆的無辜/無助的受害者。
The new drug might help save the lives of cancer victims. 這種新藥也許可以用於挽救癌症病人的生命。
We appear to have been the victims of a cruel practical joke. 我們看來已經成了一個大惡作劇的受害者。
Our local hospital has become the latest victim of the cuts in government spending. 我們本地的醫院成了政府削減開支的最新受害者。
fall victim to sth

to be hurt, damaged, or killed because of something or someone

In 1948, Gandhi fell victim to a member of a Hindu gang. 1948年,甘地被一個印度教幫派成員殺害。
The company has fallen victim to increased competition. 日益激烈的競爭讓這家公司深受其害。

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(Translation of “victim” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)