Definition of vandalize verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

vandalize

 verb
(British English also -ise)verb
BrE BrE//ˈvændəlaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈvændəlaɪz//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they vandalize
BrE BrE//ˈvændəlaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈvændəlaɪz//
 
he / she / it vandalizes
BrE BrE//ˈvændəlaɪzɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈvændəlaɪzɪz//
 
past simple vandalized
BrE BrE//ˈvændəlaɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈvændəlaɪzd//
 
past participle vandalized
BrE BrE//ˈvændəlaɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈvændəlaɪzd//
 
-ing form vandalizing
BrE BrE//ˈvændəlaɪzɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈvændəlaɪzɪŋ//
 
 
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[usually passive] vandalize something to damage something, especially public property, deliberately and for no good reason The pay phone had been vandalized and wasn’t working.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: vandalize