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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Make ineffective by counterbalancing the effect of; Make incapable of military action; Get rid of (someone who may be a threat) by killing;

Usage examples (31)
  • (However, while ominous in tone, the term "neutralize" -- as used by government agents -- was never really defined.)
  • Clearly forces were at work to "neutralize" Lennon.
  • The African Union pressed Sudan on Wednesday "neutralize" the
  • But the campaign to "neutralize" Lennon wasn't a joke, it was a crime. for more
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