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Definition of Damage

Damage

  1. Injury or harm to person, property, or reputation; an inflicted loss of value; detriment; hurt; mischief.
  2. The estimated reparation in money for detriment or injury sustained; a compensation, recompense, or satisfaction to one party, for a wrong or injury actually done to him by another.
  3. To ocassion damage to the soudness, goodness, or value of; to hurt; to injure; to impair.
  4. To receive damage or harm; to be injured or impaired in soudness or value; as. some colors in /oth damage in sunlight.

Damage Quotations

There's almost no food that isn't genetically modified. Genetic modification is the basis of all evolution. Things change because our planet is subjected to a lot of radiation, which causes DNA damage, which gets repaired, but results in mutations, which create a ready mixture of plants that people can choose from to improve agriculture.
Nina Fedoroff

Perhaps the surest test of an individual's integrity is his refusal to do or say anything that would damage his self-respect.
Thomas S. Monson

Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike.
J. K. Rowling

In this first testing ground of the atomic bomb I have seen the most terrible and frightening desolation in four years of war. It makes a blitzed Pacific island seem like an Eden. The damage is far greater than photographs can show.
Wilfred Burchett

Asymmetrical warfare is a euphemism for terrorism, just like collateral damage is a euphemism for killing innocent civilians.
Alan Dershowitz
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Damage Translations

damage in Afrikaans is bederf, skade
damage in Danish is skade, beskadige
damage in Dutch is schade aanrichten, schaden
damage in Finnish is pilata
damage in Italian is difetto, lesione, ledere
damage in Latin is laedo ledo, damnum, iniuria, detrimentum, malum
damage in Portuguese is os danos
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