Definition of Devitalize in English :

Define Devitalize in English

Devitalize meaning in English

Meaning of Devitalize in English

Pronunciation of Devitalize in English

Devitalize pronunciation in English

Pronounce Devitalize in English


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1. devitalise, devitalize

sap of life or energy

Example Sentences:
'The recession devitalized the economy'

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to lower or destroy the vitality of; make weak or lifeless
the war devitalized the economy

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verb transitiveWord forms: deˈvitalˌized or deˈvitalˌizing
to make listless or ineffective; lower the vitality of; weaken

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tr.v. de·vi·tal·ized, de·vi·tal·iz·ing, de·vi·tal·iz·es
To diminish or destroy the strength or vitality of.

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