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damage meaning

EN[ˈdæmɪdʒ]
US
WDamage
  • Damage may refer to:

    Definition of damage in English Dictionary

  • NounPLdamagesSUF-age
    1. Injury or harm; the condition or measure of something not being intact.
      1. The storm did a lot of damage to the area.
    2. SLA Cost or expense.
      1. "What's the damage?" he asked the waiter.
  • VerbSGdamagesPRdamagingPT, PPdamaged
    1. To impair the soundness, goodness, or value of; to harm or cause destruction.
      1. Be careful not to damage any of the fragile items while unpacking them.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • The unserviceable Sea Hurricane airframe on board was placed on deck for blast trials in a low angle shoot and sustained no damage while in the centre of the deck.
      • The house was condemned after it was badly damaged by fire.
      • The editor decided that repunctuating Shakespeare's sonnets risked damaging their meaning.
    2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
      • I sent the video back to the store as it was damaged.
      • It says in the Torah that both gossip and murder cause irreparable damage.
      • Two years after the flood, my lawyer managed to hammer out a settlement with my insurance company over the damages.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
        • Singularia tantum
          • Uncountable nouns
        • Verbs
        Related Links:
        1. en damages
        2. en damaged
        3. en damager
        4. en damagers
        5. en damageth
        Source: Wiktionary
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        Meaning of damage for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "damage" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum. It's also a verb.
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