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Synonyms for spoil

Synonyms for spoil

to become or cause to become rotten or unsound

to treat with indulgence and often overtender care

to rob of goods by force, especially in time of war

goods or property seized unlawfully, especially by a victor in wartime

the political appointments or jobs that are at the disposal of those in power

Synonyms for spoil

(usually plural) valuables taken by violence (especially in war)

the act of spoiling something by causing damage to it

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the act of stripping and taking by force

become unfit for consumption or use

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alter from the original

treat with excessive indulgence

have a strong desire or urge to do something

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destroy and strip of its possession

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Country: USASector: Advertising/PRTarget: Victors & Spoils IncBuyer: Havas SA
If you're heading on to the powerplant channel spoils, head southeasterly from there to Fishermans Cut (28-56.
Since the mangrove soil and sediment of the Niger Delta contains pyrite and sulphur, we therefore consider leaching of metals from the spoils using Starkey's medium modified by not adding the energy source.
1980), both of which reported no benefit of gypsum application in overcoming crusting tendencies in spoils at other mines in the region.
Many parents feel that grandparents spoil their children.
In the end Poynton and its spoils, which have destroyed all of the novel's relationships, are immolated in a fire of undetermined origin.
During dredging, variable amount of waterway bed and/or bank sediments are removed, transported, disposed and abandoned as dredged spoils.
And it is certainly possible his dad spoils him because it's pretty common for non-custodial parents to spoil their children.
Dredges dumping spoils created Rice Island in the Columbia River, and in the mid 1980s, observers noted Caspian terns breeding there.
Likewise, where spoils crusted, Schroeder (1987) found little difference in erosion rates from different slope gradients.
NASDAQ: BSFE) announced today that it was awarded a contract by the United States Department of Energy, Brookhaven National Laboratory, to demonstrate its dredged spoils remediation technology for the clean-up of New York.
As if horizontal directional drilling contractors do not have enough issues to contend with in performing the contracted tasks, cleanup of the drilling operation is becoming increasingly difficult because of issues associated with the disposal of drill spoils.
SJRPP is soliciting Bids for the following scope of work: mobilization, demobilization, providing all equipment, manpower and supervision to complete the dredging of an estimate 15,000 cubic yards of spoils materials at the St.
On large projects, the reverse flow can be used to offload the vacuum spoils into a larger holding vessel keeping the vacuum onsite and working.
After the utility is exposed, its exact location is marked and then the removed spoils are placed back in the hole as backfill.