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(somewhat rare) Bringing harm or injury to
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“It would spoil the mood you've created with the show.”
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Present participle for to treat with great care, attention or indulgence
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“The last thing I want to do is spoil Thomas.”
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Present participle for to decompose or break down, especially biologically
“Fats spoil by becoming tainted.”
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Present participle for to tarnish with something undesirable
“I don't want to get into too many details here, lest I spoil the experience for you.”
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Present participle for to cause to fail
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Present participle for to destroy or disrupt by means of sabotage
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Present participle for to go into decline
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Present participle for to ruin something, especially through incompetence
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Present participle for to stop operating
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Present participle for to cause disarray or disorganization in the order of
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Present participle for to make dirty, darker or less pure
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Present participle for to treat someone badly, cruelly or unkindly
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Present participle for alter or debase, often for profit
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Present participle for spend lavishly
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Casting a shadow over
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Present participle for to cook for too long or at too high a temperature
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Present participle for to scatter, or be scattered, in a messy way
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Present participle for to bring disrepute to, especially through aspersions
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Present participle for lavish
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Present participle for give or ascribe a significant amount of attention or importance to
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Present participle for to separate or cause to separate into curds or lumps
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Present participle for to use or expend carelessly, extravagantly, or to no purpose
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Present participle for become very involved in
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Present participle for prepare food, usually using heat
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Present participle for to pierce and make a hole or holes in
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The act of sabotaging something
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The prevention of the progress, success, or fulfillment of something
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The gradual destruction or diminution of something
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The state or attitude of being indulgent or tolerant
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Disturbance or problems which interrupt an event, activity, or process
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The act or state of worsening or making or getting worse
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The act, process or result of causing significant damage to something
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The action of defiling or the state of being defiled
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A cause of harm or damage
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Cruel, violent or indecent treatment of a person or animal
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Kind or lenient, often to excess
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(of organic matter) In the process of decaying
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Impatient, or having a great desire or enthusiasm for something
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Blocking or delaying
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