sabotage

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v sabotage destroy property or hinder normal operations "The Resistance sabotaged railroad operations during the war"
    • n sabotage a deliberate act of destruction or disruption in which equipment is damaged
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Usage

In literature:

It had to be sabotage.
"Psichopath" by Gordon Randall Garrett
The natives will get no opportunities for stalling or sabotage.
"The Helpful Hand of God" by Tom Godwin
Larrey was all for sabotage.
"The Cup of Fury" by Rupert Hughes
He said somebody was trying to discredit him by sabotaging all his legislative plans.
"Occasion for Disaster" by Gordon Randall Garrett
Who had committed the sabotage?
"Border, Breed Nor Birth" by Dallas McCord Reynolds
Of the three attempts at sabotage in Canada the Welland Canal affair caused at the time the greatest sensation in New York.
"My Three Years in America" by Johann Heinrich Andreas Hermann Albrecht Graf von Bernstorff
Sabotage had recently become more frequent.
"The German Classics of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries" by Various
But it's still sabotage.
"Industrial Revolution" by Poul William Anderson
Somebody must have sabotaged the setup.
"The Junkmakers" by Albert R. Teichner
If the general strike, therefore, is only insurrection in disguise, sabotage is but another name for the Propaganda of the Deed.
"Violence and the Labor Movement" by Robert Hunter
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In news:

Could food labeled "healthy" actually sabotage your diet.
For example, Web site defacement is an example of information sabotage .
Did Democrats try to sabotage Republicans by voting for Rick Santorum.
3 Cocktails That Won't Sabotage Your Diet.
Beastie Boys " Sabotage ".
Every day, I see recurring patterns and themes around how women chronically undervalue or undermine themselves, leaving money on the table and sabotaging their own growth and success.
Every day, women chronically undervalue themselves, leaving money on the table and sabotaging their success.
Cover Beastie Boys' ' Sabotage .
Has honored the late MC with a unique rendition of ' Sabotage .
With that in mind, look over these 25 ways you might be unknowingly sabotaging your job search.
Long Sought Eco- Sabotage Suspect Surrenders.
Was today's crash sabotage .
His latest release, ' Sabotage ' with Lloyd, is growing and finally has an official video.
Get ready to have your minds blown, Beastie Boys fans, because the classic video for the tune ' Sabotage ' has been re-enacted by little kids.
One such tribute featuring kids reenacting the music video for ' Sabotage ' is popping up all over the web.
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In science:

Consider the intentional attack, or sabotage, to the scale-free network, whereby a fraction p of the sites with the highest connectivity is removed, and the links emanating from the sites are removed as well.
Optimization of robustness of scale-free network to random and targeted attacks
We define the probability of removing a link in the sabotage is ep and all links in the network have the same probability of being deleted.
Optimization of robustness of scale-free network to random and targeted attacks
It is often stressed that security could thus in particular be guaranteed if the devices had been provided or sabotaged by the adversary itself.
Security of practical private randomness generation
It is often remarked that DI cryptographic protocols remain secure even if the devices have been provided, or sabotaged, by an adversary.
Device-Independent Randomness Generation in the Presence of Weak Cross-Talk
Albert et al. expressed their results in terms of failure or sabotage of network nodes.
The structure and function of complex networks
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