stigmatize Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “stigmatize” in the English Dictionary

"stigmatize" in British English

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stigmatizeverb [T often passive]

(UK usually stigmatise) uk   us   /ˈstɪɡ.mə.taɪz/
to ​treat someone or something ​unfairly by ​disapproving of him, her, or it: People should not be stigmatized on the ​basis of ​race.
(Definition of stigmatize from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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stigmatizeverb [T]

 us   /ˈstɪɡ·məˌtɑɪz/
to make someone ​feel that he or she is not ​respected: Gabrielle ​felt stigmatized in ​mathclass because she was not ​seen as one of “the ​smartkids.”
(Definition of stigmatize from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stigmatize”
in Chinese (Simplified) 使背负恶名,侮辱…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使背負惡名,侮辱…
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