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English definition of “vandalize”

vandalize

verb [T] (UK usually vandalise)     /ˈvæn.dəl.aɪz/
to intentionally damage property belonging to other people: When I got back, my car had been vandalized. They are the type of teenagers likely to vandalize phone boxes.Crimes against propertyDestroying and demolishingDamaging and spoiling
(Definition of vandalize verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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