Neutralize - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- get rid of (someone who may be a threat) by killing (syn: do in, knock off, liquidate, waste)
- make chemically neutral
The soldiers tried to neutralize the attack by dividing the invading army.
This medicine neutralizes stomach acids.
The lands between the warring countries were neutralized.
Rising prices neutralize increased wages.
a medicine that neutralizes the acid in the stomach
The treaty neutralized the small republic
Her optimism neutralizes his gloom
She neutralized the solution
present participle: neutralizing
past tense: neutralized
past participle: neutralized