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put-upon

put–upon

adjective put–up·on \ˈpt-ə-ˌpn, -ˌpän\

: feeling that someone is taking advantage of you or treating you unfairly

Full Definition of PUT-UPON

:  imposed upon :  taken advantage of

First Known Use of PUT-UPON

1866

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