Explicație neutralize în Dicționarul Englez Englez

neutralize

('nütrə`līz )

verb
make chemically neutral
"She neutralized the solution"

verb
make ineffective by counterbalancing the effect of
"Her optimism neutralizes his gloom"
"This action will negate the effect of my efforts"

verb
make incapable of military action
verb
get rid of (someone who may be a threat) by killing
"The mafia liquidated the informer"
"the double agent was neutralized"

verb
make politically neutral and thus inoffensive
"The treaty neutralized the small republic"

verb
oppose and mitigate the effects of by contrary actions
"This will counteract the foolish actions of my colleagues"





Sinonime:
(verb) counteract, counterbalance, countervail, liquidate, negate, nullify, waste