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vandalize

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verb van·dal·ize \ˈvan-də-ˌlīz\

Simple Definition of vandalize

  • : to deliberately destroy or damage (property)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of vandalize

vandalized

vandalizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to subject to vandalism :  damage

vandalization

play \ˌvan-də-lə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

Examples of vandalize in a sentence

  1. Our car was vandalized in the parking lot.

  2. <he decided to vandalize the store because the owner had kicked him out>



1832

First Known Use of vandalize

1832


VANDALIZE Defined for Kids

vandalize

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verb van·dal·ize \ˈvan-də-ˌlīz\

Definition of vandalize for Students

vandalized

vandalizing

  1. :  to destroy or damage property on purpose




Law Dictionary

vandalize

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transitive verb van·dal·ize \ˈvand-əl-ˌīz\

Legal Definition of vandalize

vandalized

vandalizing

  1. :  to subject to vandalism





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