stigmatised

stigmatize

[stig-muh-tahyz]
verb (used with object), stigmatized, stigmatizing.
1.
to set some mark of disgrace or infamy upon: The crime of the father stigmatized the whole family.
2.
to mark with a stigma or brand.
3.
to produce stigmata, marks, spots, or the like, on.
Also, especially British, stigmatise.


Origin:
1575–85; < Medieval Latin stigmatizāre, equivalent to stigmat- (see stigmatic) + -izāre -ize

stigmatization, noun
stigmatizer, noun
destigmatize, verb (used with object), destigmatized, destigmatizing.
unstigmatized, adjective
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stigmatize or stigmatise (ˈstɪɡməˌtaɪz)
 
vb
1.  to mark out or describe (as something bad)
2.  to mark with a stigma or stigmata
 
stigmatise or stigmatise
 
vb
 
stigmati'zation or stigmatise
 
n
 
stigmati'sation or stigmatise
 
n
 
'stigmatizer or stigmatise
 
n
 
'stigmatiser or stigmatise
 
n

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