Pronunciation: (van'dl),[key] —n. 1. (cap.) a member of a Germanic people who in the 5th centurya.d.ravaged Gaul and Spain, settled in Africa, and ina.d.455 sacked Rome.
2. a person who willfully or ignorantly destroys or mars something beautiful or valuable.
—adj. 1. (cap.) of or pertaining to the Vandals.
2. imbued with or characterized by vandalism.