Translation of vandalize in Spanish:


destrozar, v.

Pronunciation /ˈvand(ə)lʌɪz//ˈvændlˌaɪz/

transitive verb

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    (adrede) estropear
    • This teacher went to jail and lost her job after tackling a bunch of youths who'd been terrorising her and vandalising her property.
    • When was the last time you broke or vandalized another's property?
    • Some young people get drunk and vandalise property.
    • Windows had been broken, houses pelted by eggs and apples, cars damaged and property vandalised.
    • Youngsters have been blamed for vandalising phone boxes and public benches, smashing windows and setting light to hedges in the town.
    • The top floor of the unit was vandalised, with damage understood to have run into thousands of pounds.
    • They have vandalised property, strewn litter and intimidated staff and residents.
    • Have you ever seriously vandalized someone's property?
    • Vandals have wrecked trees and vandalised a bus stop in a quiet residential street.
    • I watched as they vandalized school property and damaged just about everything inside that classroom.
    • The people who are taking part in this anti-social behaviour are asked to think about the consequences of their actions before they vandalise their community again.
    • After years of asking the locals not to congregate in front of his business, he confronted a group he believed vandalized some of his property.
    • The new community centre will replace the old one which has been vandalised beyond repair.
    • You can't even tell someone not to vandalise public property without getting attacked these days.
    • Almost every night drunken youngsters are shouting abuse at their neighbours and vandalising property.
    • A Bradford clergyman has condemned the ‘malicious’ acts of vandals who show lack of respect and vandalise church property.
    • If your neighbour was infringing on your right to run your business or was vandalizing your property would you say nothing?
    • They have been harassed at work and their property has been vandalized.
    • We must send out a message that to vandalise public facilities is neither big nor clever.
    • Property is still being damaged and cars are still being vandalised on a regular basis.