listen to the pronunciation of vitiate
İngilizce - İngilizce
to spoil, make faulty; to reduce the value, quality, or effectiveness of something
to make something ineffective, to invalidate
to violate, to rape
to debase or morally corrupt
to contaminate
{v} to deprave, corrupt, defile, deflour
To make vicious, faulty, or imperfect; to render defective; to injure the substance or qualities of; to impair; to contaminate; to spoil; as, exaggeration vitiates a style of writing; sewer gas vitiates the air
corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality; "debauch the young people with wine and women"; "Socrates was accused of corrupting young men"; "Do school counselors subvert young children?"; "corrupt the morals"
make imperfect; "nothing marred her beauty"
take away the legal force of or render ineffective; "invalidateas a contract"
If something is vitiated, its effectiveness is spoiled or weakened. Strategic policy during the War was vitiated because of a sharp division between `easterners' and `westerners' But this does not vitiate his scholarship. to make something less effective or spoil it (past participle of vitiare, from vitium; VICE)
To cause to fail of effect, either wholly or in part; to make void; to destroy, as the validity or binding force of an instrument or transaction; to annul; as, any undue influence exerted on a jury vitiates their verdict; fraud vitiates a contract
{f} weaken; corrupt
a reduction in the value, or an impairment in the quality of something
{n} a spoiling, depravation, corruption
past of vitiate
impaired by diminution
ruined in character or quality
third-person singular of vitiate
present participle of vitiate
moral corruption
nullification by the destruction of the legal force; rendering null; "the vitiation of the contract
The act of vitiating, or the state of being vitiated; depravation; corruption; invalidation; as, the vitiation of the blood; the vitiation of a contract
an abolition or abrogation
{i} weakening; corruption