VANDALISM By N., Sam M.S. - 16 noun. purposeful defacement or disassembly of property. A continual trend of vandalism is one indication of conduct disorder. VANDALISM: "The youths were charged for their acts of vandalism." Related Psychology Terms Dissociative Identity Disorder CHILD PSYCHIATRY BEHAVIOR DISORDERS Evaluation of a Qualitative Study Terms of Service SEXUAL DEVIATIONS (GENERAL) NERVE CONDUCTION CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY OBSESSRVE-COMPULSIVE REACTION ACT PSYCHOLOGY Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "VANDALISM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/vandalism/ (accessed August 10, 2022).