Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “victim” en inglés

See all translations

victim

noun [C] uk   /ˈvɪk.tɪm/ us  
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 victims of crime The children are the innocent/helpless victims of the fighting. The new drug might help save the lives of cancer victims. We appear to have been the victims of a cruel practical joke. Our local hospital has become the latest victim of the cuts in government spending.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. The company has fallen victim to increased competition.
More examples
Traducciones de “victim”
en coreano 피해자, 희생자…
en árabe ضَحِيّة…
en francés victime…
en turco kurban…
en italiano vittima…
en chino (tradicionál) 受害者, 罹難者, 犧牲者…
en ruso жертва…
en polaco ofiara…
en español víctima…
en portugués vítima…
en alemán das Opfer…
en catalán víctima…
en japonés 犠牲者…
en chino (simplificado) 受害者, 罹难者, 牺牲者…
(Definition of victim from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de victim
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “victim” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

white Christmas

a Christmas when it snows

Palabra del día

Cleavage proves divisive in Cambridge’s words of 2014

by Alastair Horne,
December 19, 2014
​​​​ Other dictionaries may choose faddish novelties as their words of the year, but here at Cambridge, we like to do something different. We look for the words that have seen sudden surges in searches over the course of the year – words that have been baffling users of English and driven them

Aprende más 

cinderella surgery noun

December 15, 2014
cosmetic surgery to the feet We have all heard of people having nose jobs, boob jobs and liposuction – but now a new trend growing in popularity in America: Cinderella surgery.

Aprende más