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Spoil (IPA: /ˈspɔɪɫ/)


Spoil (v. t.)

To plunder; to strip by violence; to pillage; to rob; -- with of before the name of the thing taken; as, to spoil one of his goods or possession.

Spoil (v. t.)

To seize by violence;; to take by force; to plunder.

Spoil (v. t.)

To cause to decay and perish; to corrput; to vitiate; to mar.

Spoil (v. t.)

To render useless by injury; to injure fatally; to ruin; to destroy; as, to spoil paper; to have the crops spoiled by insects; to spoil the eyes by reading.

Spoil (v. i.)

To practice plunder or robbery.

Spoil (v. i.)

To lose the valuable qualities; to be corrupted; to decay; as, fruit will soon spoil in warm weather.

Spoil (n.)

That which is taken from another by violence; especially, the plunder taken from an enemy; pillage; booty.

Spoil (n.)

Public offices and their emoluments regarded as the peculiar property of a successful party or faction, to be bestowed for its own advantage; -- commonly in the plural; as to the victor belong the spoils.

Spoil (n.)

That which is gained by strength or effort.

Spoil (n.)

The act or practice of plundering; robbery; aste.

Spoil (n.)

Corruption; cause of corruption.

Spoil (n.)

The slough, or cast skin, of a serpent or other animal.

Spoil

Soil from an excavation

Spoil Synonyms

Spoiling, Spoilage

Spoil Synonyms

Spoilation, Despoilation, Despoilment, Spoliation, Despoliation

Spoil Synonyms

Bollix Up, Ball Up, Mess U, Fumble, Muff, Botch Up, Blow, Louse Up, Bumble, Muck Up, Bollocks, Mishandle, Screw Up, Bollocks Up, Bodge, Foul Up, Botch, Bobble, Fluff, Bungle, Flub, Bollix

Spoil Synonyms

Corrupt

Spoil Synonyms

Go Bad

Spoil Synonyms

Itch

Spoil Synonyms

Mar, Deflower, Vitiate, Impair

Spoil Synonyms

Baby, Cocker, Indulge, Featherbed, Coddle, Mollycoddle, Pamper, Cosset

Spoil Synonyms

Violate, Despoil, Plunder, Rape

Spoil Synonyms

Foil, Cross, Thwart, Double Cross, Scotch, Queer, Frustrate, Bilk, Baffle

SPOIL (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Spoiler warning

SPOIL (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Stored Procedure Object Interface Layer

Spoil Rhymes

Boil, Boyle, Broil, Coil, Coile, Coyle, Croyle, Doyle, Foil, Foyle, Hoyle, Moyl, Moyle, Oil, Roil, Royle, Soil, Spoil, Toil

Britoil, Embroil, Gatoil, Guilfoil, Lukoil, O'boyle, Recoil, Statoil, Uncoil

Oleoyl


Spanish Translation

Spoil in Spanish is Mimar

Tagalog Translation

Spoil in Tagalog is Biguin

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [Not Numbered]: Spare the rod and spoil the child." - Moral Orel

Example Sentence (Quote)

"As there are three of us come on purpose for the game, you won't be so cantankerous as to spoil the party by sitting out." - Richard Brinsley Sheridan

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Bad Commentators spoil the best of books, So God sends meat (they say) the devil Cooks." - Poor Richard's Almanack

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Don't spoil your pretty face!" - The King of Fighters

Example Sentence (Quote)

" How frighteningly few are the persons whose death would spoil our appetite and make the world seem empty." - Death


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