Definitions for detrimentalˌdɛ trəˈmɛn tl

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word detrimental

Princeton's WordNet

  1. damaging, detrimental, prejudicial, prejudicious(adj)

    (sometimes followed by `to') causing harm or injury

    "damaging to career and reputation"; "the reporter's coverage resulted in prejudicial publicity for the defendant"

Wiktionary

  1. detrimental(Adjective)

    Causing damage or harm.

    Smoking tobacco can be detrimental to your health.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Detrimental(adj)

    causing detriment; injurious; hurtful

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of detrimental in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of detrimental in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ruben Segura-Cayuela:

    A positive oil shock has a detrimental effect on growth and activity, and could generate some volatility.

  2. Jason Jerry:

    E-cigarettes are probably less detrimental to our health than tobacco cigarettes, but there is still a lot we don't know.

  3. Larry Johnson:

    To have them (employees) fight it out like gladiators in the arena with a few every year being slaughtered, I think is detrimental to corporate health and culture.

  4. Mayor Don Guardian:

    If we didn't make our bond payment it would be detrimental (to everyone), including us, this would reduce the ratings for everybody else in the state of New Jersey.

  5. Rowan Sutton:

    It would be naïve to conclude that this is a good thing for Africa, and in future, there are other effects – the rise in temperatures can be detrimental to crops.

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