Damage

What is Damage ?

Damage is (noun) 1. the breaking or physical spoiling of something The storm did a lot of damage. It will take us months to repair the damage to the restaurant. The fire caused damage estimated at £100,000. to suffer damage to be harmed The car suffered serious damage in the collision. 2. emotional harm done to a person I hope the experience won’t cause the children lasting damage. (verb) to harm something A large number of shops were damaged in the fire. Glasses need to be packed carefully as they are easily damaged. Synonym injure. Antonym repair

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level