a marked man/woman

noun

Definition of a marked man/woman 

1 : someone who is famous or who gets a lot of attention Winning the race made him a marked man. As the front-runner, the candidate has become a marked woman.

2 : someone who is not liked or trusted or who is in danger of being harmed His unpopular ideas made him a marked man at work.

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