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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 damaged submarine came up successfully, but was incapable of resubmerging and was captured on the surface.
      • Water damage caused the plywood of the floor to delaminate. The layers came apart and the whole piece had to be replaced.
      • Spielvogel said wet cleaning also has limitations; while it is fine for cottons and fabrics worn in warm climates, he said, it can damage heavy wools or structured clothes like suit jackets.
    2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
      • Malabsorptive operations, such as Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and the duodenal switch, can lead to hyperoxaluria, oxalate lithiasis and renal oxalosis which can in turn cause renal damage.
      • 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.
  • 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 damageth
        5. en damagers
        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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