Examples of vandalize in a Sentence
Our car was vandalized in the parking lot.
he decided to vandalize the store because the owner had kicked him out
Recent Examples of vandalize from the Web
Defense attorneys have argued that most people who joined protests that day were demonstrating legally and that only a small group peeled off to vandalize businesses and property.
Its lawns had become urban deserts; its woodsy paths eroded, its buildings and other structural elements dramatically vandalized.
Store windows were busted, fires were lit, and a police car was vandalized; 25 people were arrested in an event police declared a riot, according to The Oregonian.
On Monday, several cars were vandalized in a town near Ramallah in the West Bank — one of a spate of anti-Arab hate crimes this week.
Criminal damage, Laurel Trace: Someone vandalized a pick-up truck overnight April 5.
The statue of a Confederate soldier in Louisville's Cherokee Triangle neighborhood has been vandalized for the third time.
The building became so strongly identified with actual Japanese culture that it was vandalized during World War II, when anti-Japanese sentiment was high.
San Diego police are trying to determine who vandalized a Planned Parenthood office in Pacific Beach early Monday.
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VANDALIZE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of vandalize for English Language Learners
: to deliberately destroy or damage (property)
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