make (a) nonsense of
Definition of make (a) nonsense of
: to cause (something) to no longer be effective : to take away the value or usefulness of (something) The lack of guards makes a nonsense of the security checkpoint.
Word by Word Definitions
: behave, act
: to begin or seem to begin (an action)
: to cause to happen to or be experienced by someone
: the manner or style in which a thing is constructed
: the physical, mental, or moral constitution of a person
: words or language having no meaning or conveying no intelligible ideas
: language, conduct, or an idea that is absurd or contrary to good sense
: an instance of absurd action
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