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z|bar|i't vt 1 to cook [ ] so as to make tasteless 2 [Fig] to cause <> to be antipathetic/cold toward [ ], put <> off [ ]

z|bar|i'tet vpr 1 to lose its taste, become flavorless 2 [Fig] to behave in an uncongenial manner: put off people

z|bar|i't|ur adj (i) 1 having lost its flavor: flavorless 2 [Fig] tasteless in behavior, guilty of alienating behavior; estranged from other people because of one's tasteless behavior