"vandal" Definition

  1. n. One of a Teutonic race, formerly dwelling on the south shore of the Baltic, the most barbarous and fierce of the northern nations that plundered Rome in the 5th century, notorious for destroying the monuments of art and literature.
  2. n. Hence, one who willfully destroys or defaces any work of art or literature.
  3. a. Alt. of Vandalic

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Position in dictionary: 106836 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n., a.,
Words that start with "vandal": 3
Words that end with "vandal": 1
Words that contain "vandal": 3
Next words in dictionary: vandalic, vandalism, vandyke, vane, vanessa, vanessian, vanfess, vang, vanglo, vanguard
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English Dictionary Definition of vandal

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