Synonyms of sabotage in English:

sabotage


See definition of sabotage

noun

1‘the fire may have been an act of sabotage’

SYNONYMS

wrecking, deliberate damage, vandalism, destruction, obstruction, disruption, crippling, impairment, incapacitation

rare ecotage

2‘this procedure is open to sabotage by an awkward participant’

SYNONYMS

disruption, spoiling, ruining, wrecking, undermining, filibustering, impairment, damage, subversion

British informal a spanner in the works

North American informal a monkey wrench in the works


verb

1‘a guerrilla group sabotaged the national electricity grid’

SYNONYMS

wreck, deliberately damage, vandalize, destroy, obstruct, disrupt, cripple, impair, incapacitate

2‘it would be very easy for me to sabotage your plans’

SYNONYMS

disrupt, spoil, ruin, wreck, undermine, filibuster, impair, damage, threaten, subvert

British informal throw a spanner in the works of, muller

North American informal throw a monkey wrench in the works of