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verb van·dal·ize \ˈvan-də-ˌlīz\

: to deliberately destroy or damage (property)


Full Definition of VANDALIZE

transitive verb
:  to subject to vandalism :  damage
van·dal·i·za·tion \ˌvan-də-lə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

Examples of VANDALIZE

  1. Our car was vandalized in the parking lot.
  2. <he decided to vandalize the store because the owner had kicked him out>

First Known Use of VANDALIZE


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VANDALIZE Defined for Kids


verb van·dal·ize \ˈvan-də-ˌlīz\

Definition of VANDALIZE for Kids

:  to destroy or damage property on purpose


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