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victim

  

      n  
1    a person or thing that suffers harm, death, etc., from another or from some adverse act, circumstance, etc.  
victims of tyranny     
2    a person who is tricked or swindled; dupe  
3    a living person or animal sacrificed in a religious rite  
     (C15: from Latin victima)  


fashion victim  
      n  
Informal   a person who slavishly follows fashion  
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n.
a militarist; person who urges war
Synonyms: warmonger, militant
n.
guerre est marchandise
n.
après la guerre, beaucoup de héros se présentent
n.
l'ingrat est la première victime de son ingratitude
exp.
ne va pas à la guerre qui craint les horions
n.
en guerre, en chasse et en amour, pour un plaisir, mille douleurs
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