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Synonyms for sabotage
ˈsæb əˌtɑʒ

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  1. sabotage(verb)

    a deliberate act of destruction or disruption in which equipment is damaged

  2. sabotage, undermine, countermine, counteract, subvert, weaken(verb)

    destroy property or hinder normal operations

    "The Resistance sabotaged railroad operations during the war"

    countermine, countervail, bring down, vitiate, counterbalance, deprave, debauch, cave, soften, misdirect, overturn, demoralize, counteract, subvert, debase, profane, weaken, corrupt, damp, pervert, neutralize, demoralise, countercheck, antagonise, de-escalate, undermine, step down, dampen, overthrow, antagonize, break

Editors Contribution

  1. deliberatelly destroy

    Submitted by rinat on September 3, 2019  
  2. negging

    negging is used by pick up artists to undermine a woman confidence.

    he turned out to be a pick up artist by negging the pretty girls at the party.

    Submitted by anonymous on November 17, 2019  

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  1. Sarah Koenig:

    When you are with Candy, she is energy, she has harnessed that energy and is doing so much with it to inspire others. The energy was always there, sometimes working for her, sometimes against her. But once she cleared the noise and eliminated the self-sabotage, she harnessed that energy and now uses it in ways that truly serve her community, herself, her clients, family, friends. It's a powerful, positive force.

  2. Maurizio Bufalini:

    In a situation that was already so tense, for a person with their own platform, a famous person, to say the right thing to do is sabotage the site seemed to us absolutely out of place.

  3. Ted Lieu:

    Despite Trump's sabotage of The USPS, here is a simple way to overcome his dirty tricks : vote early. Voters should mail in their ballots two weeks in advance of November 3 and certainly no later than October 22 to ensure their ballot arrives on time.

  4. Juan Guaido:

    Sabotage is stealing money from Venezuelans. Sabotage is burning food and medicine. Sabotage is stealing elections.

  5. Taner Yildiz:

    An explosion occurred as a result of a sabotage about 15 kilometres inside the Turkish border on the Turkey-Iran gas pipeline.

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