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Sabotage

Sabotage appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • Seton’s sabotage: legato bass notes.
  • Shahs nail a most passe legato bass note; tons sabotage less apt Somalian shahs.
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The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English.

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb sabotage:

sabotagesubvertcounteractweakenundermine
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Definition of the noun sabotage

What does sabotage mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: sabotages

  1. a deliberate act of destruction or disruption in which equipment is damaged
    • lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
    • more generic words: destruction / devastation = the termination of something by causing so much damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer exists
    • more specific word: bombing = the use of bombs for sabotage

Alternative definition of the noun sabotage

noun

  1. A deliberate action aimed at weakening an enemy through subversion, obstruction, disruption, and/or destruction.
  2. [military] An act or acts with intent to injure, interfere with, or obstruct the national defense of a country by willfully injuring or destroying, or attempting to injure or destroy, any national defense or war materiel, premises, or utilities, to include human and natural resources

Definition of the verb sabotage

What does sabotage mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: sabotaged | sabotaging | sabotages

  1. destroy property or hinder normal operations
    • example: The Resistance sabotaged railroad operations during the war
    • lexical domain: Activities - verbs of political and social activities and events
    • synonyms of sabotage: counteract / countermine / subvert / undermine / weaken
    • more generic word: disobey = refuse to go along with; refuse to follow
    • more specific word: derail = cause to run off the tracks

Alternative definition of the verb sabotage

verb

  1. to deliberately destroy or damage something in order to prevent it from being successful

Films

  1. "Sabotage" is a 2014 American crime action film, directed by David Ayer, written by Skip Woods and Ayer and starring Arnold Schwarzenegger.
  2. "Sabotage", also released as The Woman Alone, is a 1936 British thriller film directed by Alfred Hitchcock about an agent who uses a time bomb to blow up London. It is loosely based on Joseph Conrad's novel The Secret Agent.
  3. "Sabotage" is a film.
  4. "Sabotage" a.k.a. "Sabotāža" is a film, directed by Dāvis Dreimanis.
  5. "Sabotage" a.k.a. "Menace" is a 1934 British crime film directed by Adrian Brunel and starring Victor Varconi, Joan Maude and D. A. Clarke-Smith. The film was made at Shepperton Studios by the Sound City production company. It was also known by the alternative title When London Sleeps.
  6. "Sabotage" a.k.a. "Necessary Evil" is an American thriller film from 2008. It was directed by Peter J. Eaton, written by Eric Feldman and Christopher James Harvill, starring Frank Novak, Donald Agnelli and Lance Henriksen. The film is also known under the title: "Sabotage", "Species Evil".
  7. "Sabotage" a.k.a. "Answered by Fire" is a two-part television film based on the 1999 East Timor conflicts that led to East Timor's independence. The film is based on "Dancing with the Devil, A personal Account of Policing the East Timor Vote for Independence", which was written by David Savage, an Australian Federal Police Officer, who was based in Maliana during the vote, and where the fictional "Nunura " is based, and who returned to East Timor to lead investigations into the Crimes Against Humanity committed there. The book is Published by Monash University Asia Institute, Melbourne. David Savage was a technical and script consultant during the filming, and played a minor role. It stars David Wenham, Isabelle Blais, and Alex Tilman. It is a co-production between ABC in Australia and CBC in Canada, and was shown in Portugal on RTP as Timor: A Ferro e Fogo with Portuguese subtitles. It has also been shown on the Australia Network, which is available in Indonesia via satellite and cable, as well as other countries in Asia and the Pacific, and ION Television in the United States. It was released on DVD in Brazil as Resposta à Bala with a dubbed soundtrack in Portuguese.
  8. "Sabotage" is a 1939 drama film directed by Harold Young.

Game

"Sabotage" is a 1981 computer game for the Apple II family of computers, written by Mark Allen and published by On-Line Systems.

  • mode: Single-player video game
  • developer: Mark Allen
  • genres: Shooter game, Action game
  • publisher: Sierra Entertainment
  • released in (35 years ago)

Music

  1. "Sabotage" is the sixth studio album by English rock band Black Sabbath, released in July 1975. It was recorded in the midst of litigation with their former manager Patrick Meehan and the stress that resulted from the band's ongoing legal woes infiltrated the recording process, inspiring the album's title. It was co-produced by guitarist Tony Iommi and Mike Butcher.
  2. "Sabotage" is a 1994 song by American hip-hop group Beastie Boys, released as the first single from their fourth studio album Ill Communication.
  3. "Sabotage" is a musical single of Christel Sundberg.
    • released on (4 years ago)
  4. "Sabotage": Peaked at 8 in Top Reggae Albums.
  5. "Sabotage" is the first album by Belgian industrial music band The Klinik.
  6. Sabotage: The music video of the "Sabotage" song by Beastie Boys.
    • some of the awards:
        • MTV Video Music Award for Video of the Year nomination for Beastie Boys
        • MTV Video Music Award for Best Group nomination for Beastie Boys
        • MTV Video Music Award for Viewer's Choice nomination for Beastie Boys
        • MTV Video Music Award Best Breakthrough Video nomination for Beastie Boys
        • MTV Video Music Award for Best Direction (Director: Spike Jonze) nomination for Beastie Boys
        • MTV Video Music Award for Best Video (That Should Have Won a Moonman) nomination for Beastie Boys
        • MTV Video Music Award for Best Video (That Should Have Won a Moonman), received by Beastie Boys
  7. "Sabotage" is an EP by the Canadian hardcore punk band Cancer Bats, released on March 2, 2010. The name is derived from their cover of the Beastie Boys song "Sabotage". The band has also shot a music video for the song that premiered on February 16 through the band's MySpace page.
  8. "Sabotage" is a musical single of Beastie Boys.
    • released on (21 years ago)
  9. "Sabotage" is a musical album of Matthias Reim.
    • released on (22 years ago)
  10. "Sabotage" is a composition.
  11. "Sabotage" is a musical single of Agent Provocateur.
    • released in (20 years ago)

Person

Who is Sabotage?

Sabotage: Mauro Mateus dos Santos, better known by his stage name Sabotage, was a Brazilian MC.

  • also known as Mauro Mateus dos Santos, Sabota, Sabotinha, Maurin, Lenda, Cachorro Loko, Neguin, Maurinho
  • born on (42 years ago) in São Paulo
  • nationality: Brazil
  • profession: Composer, film score composer, musician
  • member of musical group Instituto e Sabotage
  • died on (12 years ago) in Saúde
  • genre: Hip hop music
  • read more about Sabotage (actor)

Groups

  1. Sabotage is a musical group.
    • album: "King of the Dream / Welcome"
  2. Sabotage a.k.a. Саботаж is a musical group.
  3. Sabotage is a musical group.

There are other groups with in their name, like sabotage 81, DJ Ecco & Sabotage, Sabotage Qu'est-Ce Que C'est and Sabotage Qu'est-Ce Que C'est?.

Business

Sabotage is a record label.

Phrases with Sabotage

  1. to sabotage
  2. counter-sabotage

Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for Sabotage

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Google previewUnited States Congressional Serial Set (1919)

sabotage Is the guerrilla warfare, the day-by-day warfare between two opposing classes.

Sabotage means either to slacken up and Interfere with the quantity, or to botch in your skill and interfere with the...

Sabotage Is not physical violence, sabotage is an Internal Industrial process.

Sabotage Is a means of striking at the employer's profit for the purpose of forcing him into granting certain conditions, ...

Google previewRebel Life (2nd ed.) (2013)

The Life and Times of Robert Gosden, Revolutionary, Mystic, Labour Spy by Mark Leier

Sabotage means either to slacken up and interfere with the quantity, or to botch in your skill and interfere with the quality,

Sabotage is not physical violence, sabotage is an internal, industrial process.

Sabotage is a means of striking at the employer's profit for the purpose of forcing him into granting certain conditions .

Google previewSociology, Work and Industry (2016)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Sabotage: Sabotage is a deliberate action aimed at weakening...

Google previewInternational Stereotypers' and Electrotypers' Union Journal (1913)

While sabotage is a new term, it describes a method of warfare that has been practiced by the oppressed in all ages.

Google previewSociology in Our Times (2016)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Sabotage: Sabotage is a deliberate action aimed at weakening an entity through subversion, obstruction, disruption, or destruction. In a workplace setting, sabotage is the conscious withdrawal of efficiency generally directed at causing some ...

Google previewReframing Organizations , Artistry, Choice, and Leadership (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Sabotage is a deliberate action aimed at weakening a polity or corporation through subversion, obstruction, disruption, or destruction. In a workplace setting, sabotage is the conscious withdrawal of efficiency generally directed at causing ...

Google previewOrganizational Behavior , Improving Performance and Commitment in the Workplace (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Sabotage is a deliberate action aimed at weakening a polity or corporation through subversion, obstruction, disruption, or destruction. In a workplace setting, sabotage is the conscious withdrawal of efficiency generally directed at causing ...

Google previewManaging Conflict Through Communication (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Sabotage: Sabotage is a deliberate action aimed at weakening a polity or corporation through subversion, obstruction, disruption, or destruction. In a workplace setting, sabotage is the conscious withdrawal of efficiency generally directed at ...

Google previewFeet and Footwear: A Cultural Encyclopedia (2009)

by Margo DeMello

Sabotage refers to a destructive act that takes place while at work or at war.

Google previewOrganizational Behavior and Management (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Sabotage is a deliberate action aimed at weakening a polity or corporation through subversion, obstruction, disruption, or destruction. In a workplace setting, sabotage is the conscious withdrawal of efficiency generally directed at causing ...

Google previewOrganizing and Organizations (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Sabotage: Sabotage is a deliberate action aimed at weakening a polity or corporation through subversion, obstruction, disruption, or destruction. In a workplace setting, sabotage is the conscious withdrawal of efficiency generally directed at ...

Google previewBusiness Essentials (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Sabotage is a deliberate action aimed at weakening a polity or corporation through subversion, obstruction, disruption, or destruction. In a workplace setting, sabotage is the conscious withdrawal of efficiency generally directed at causing ...

Google previewMarriages, Families, and Relationships, Making Choices in a Diverse Society (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Sabotage is a deliberate action aimed at weakening / loosening an entity through subversion, obstruction, disruption, or destruction. In a workplace setting, sabotage is the conscious withdrawal of efficiency generally directed at causing some ...

Google previewAlternative Dispute Resolution, A Conflict Diagnosis Approach (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Sabotage is a deliberate action aimed at weakening another entity through subversion, obstruction, disruption, or destruction. In a workplace setting, sabotage is the conscious withdrawal of efficiency generally directed at causing some ...

Google previewAccounting Information Systems (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Sabotage is a deliberate action aimed at weakening a polity or corporation through subversion, obstruction, disruption...

Google previewThe Everett Massacre - a History of the Class Struggle in the Lumber Industry (1979)

by Walker C. Smith

'Sabotage is a direct application of the idea that property has no rights that its creators are bound to respect.

Google previewManagerial Economics and Organizational Architecture (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Sabotage: Sabotage is a deliberate action aimed at weakening a polity or corporation through subversion, obstruction,

Google previewSociology, Looking Through The Window Of The World (2016)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Sabotage: Sabotage is a deliberate action aimed at weakening an entity through subversion, obstruction, disruption, or destruction. In a workplace setting, sabotage is the conscious withdrawal of efficiency generally directed at causing some ...

Google previewManagement , A Practical Introduction (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Sabotage: Sabotage is a deliberate action aimed at weakening a polity or corporation through subversion, obstruction, disruption, or destruction. In a workplace setting, sabotage is the conscious withdrawal of efficiency generally directed at ...

Google previewThe Labor Relations Process (2016)

Business, Business by CTI Reviews

Sabotage is a deliberate action aimed at weakening a polity or corporation through subversion, obstruction, disruption, or destruction. In a workplace setting, sabotage is the conscious withdrawal of efficiency generally directed at causing ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Human Resource Management (2016)

by Adrian Wilkinson, Stewart Johnstone

Generally sabotage is any deliberate action aimed at weakening a country or an occupying power by the destruction of...

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We've had a lot of agencies try and sabotage our tour. (Glenn Danzig)
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Scrabble value of S1A1B3O1T1A1G2E1

The value of this 8-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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