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devitalize Explained

devitalize at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

51 Moby Thesaurus words for "devitalize":
abate, afflict, attenuate, blunt, castrate, cramp, cripple, damp,
dampen, deaden, debilitate, demasculinize, deprive, derange, desex,
desexualize, disable, disorder, dry up, dull, effeminize,
emasculate, enervate, enfeeble, etiolate, eviscerate, exhaust,
extenuate, gruel, hospitalize, incapacitate, indispose, invalid,
lay low, lay up, mitigate, rattle, reduce, sap, shake, shake up,
sicken, soften up, sterilize, unbrace, undermine, unman, unnerve,
unstrengthen, unstring, weaken

Devitalize at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Devitalize \De*vi"tal*ize\, v. t.
To deprive of life or vitality. -- {De*vi`tal*i*za"tion}, n.

devitalize at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

devitalize
v : sap of life or energy; "The recession devitalized the
economy" [syn: {devitalise}] [ant: {vitalize}]

devitalize at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Verb

Inter: en-verb » devitaliz|ed
  • to deprive of vitality, make lifeless, weaken.

    Related terms

    * devitalization

  • Translation: et » devitalize
    Translation: io » devitalize
    Translation: it » devitalize
    Translation: ta » devitalize
    Translation: vi » devitalize
    Translation: zh » devitalize