victimnoun [ C ]uk /ˈvɪk.tɪm/ us /ˈvɪk.təm/
victims of crime
fall victim to sth
- The murderer had lured his victim to a deserted house.
- She claimed to have been a victim of child abuse.
- They're launching an appeal to raise money for famine victims.
- Road accident victims make up almost a quarter of the hospital's patients.
- The victim had received repeated blows to the head and body.
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