Tesauro Inglês

Sinônimos de spoil

(verbo) 
Definition
to make (something) less valuable, beautiful, or useful
It is important not to let mistakes spoil your life.
Sinônimos
ruin
The original decor was all ruined during renovation.
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destroy
The building was completely destroyed.
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wreck
Vandals wrecked the garden.
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damage
The strong winds damaged the fence.
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total (slang)
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blow (slang)
Oh you fool! Now you've really blown your chances!
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injure
Too much stress can injure your health.
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upset
I was wondering whether that might upset my level of concentration.
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harm
a warning that the product may harm the environment
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mar
The scar didn't mar his self-confidence, he rather liked it.
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scar
The table top was scarred and dented.
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undo
Our hopes of a victory were undone by an error from the goalkeeper.
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trash (slang)
Would they trash the place when the party was over?
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impair
The bright sunshine was impairing my vision.
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mess up
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blemish
She wasn't about to blemish that pristine record.
Nobody wanted to blemish his reputation at that time.
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disfigure
ugly new houses which disfigure the countryside
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deface
It's illegal to deface banknotes.
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put a damper on
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crool or cruel (Australian, slang)
Opostos
(verbo) 
Definition
to weaken the character of (a child) by giving it all it wants
Grandparents are often tempted to spoil their grandchildren.
Sinônimos
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indulge
She did not agree with indulging children.
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baby
My parents never babied me, unless I was really ill.
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cocker (rare)
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cosset
Important clients were cosseted and pampered like royalty.
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coddle
I coddled my youngest son dreadfully.
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spoon-feed
He spoon-fed me and did everything around the house.
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mollycoddle
He accused me of mollycoddling the children.
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kill with kindness
Opostos
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be strict with
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treat harshly
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pay no attention to
(verbo) 
Definition
(of oneself) to indulge one's desires
Spoil yourself with a new perfume this summer.
Sinônimos
indulge
My success has let me indulge my love of expensive cars.
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treat
She was always treating him to ice cream.
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pamper
Her parents have pampered her since the day she was born.
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satisfy
The pace of change has not been quick enough to satisfy everyone.
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gratify
Her work at the Treasury gratified her sense of self-importance.
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pander to
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regale
He was constantly regaled with amusing stories.
(verbo) 
Definition
(of food) to become unfit for consumption
Fats spoil by becoming tainted.
Sinônimos
go bad
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turn
milk starting to turn in the refrigerator
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go off (British, informal)
Don't eat that! It's gone off!
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rot
The grain will start rotting in the silos.
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decay
The dead leaves slowly decayed.
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decompose
foods which decompose and rot
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addle
The heat had addled the milk and the stink made her retch.
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putrefy (formal)
the stench of corpses putrefying in the sweltering heat
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become tainted

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Sinônimos adicionais

in the sense of addle
The heat had addled the milk and the stink made her retch.
Sinônimos
turn (British, informal),
rot,
go bad,
turn bad
in the sense of baby
Definition
to treat like a baby
My parents never babied me, unless I was really ill.
Sinônimos
pet,
wrap up in cotton wool (informal)
in the sense of blemish
Definition
to spoil or tarnish
She wasn't about to blemish that pristine record.Nobody wanted to blemish his reputation at that time.

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Life on the edge
The desire to push the boundaries has been a motivator in many a daring expedition, testing the human spirit and physical abilities to the utmost. Indulge your adventurous spirit by exploring some associated ‘extreme’ vocabulary. Will you have the survival skills to master our quiz?
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