What does damaging mean?

Definitions for damagingˈdæm ɪ dʒɪŋ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word damaging.

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"

  2. damaging, negative(adj)

    designed or tending to discredit, especially without positive or helpful suggestions

    "negative criticism"


  1. damaging(Adjective)

    Harmful, injurious, describing something that causes damage.

    The politician resigned after damaging information was revealed.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Damaging

    of Damage


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of damaging in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of damaging in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Roberto Velez:

    For coffee-growing La Nina is more damaging than El Nino.

  2. Johann von Goethe:

    Nothing is more damaging to a new truth than an old error.

  3. Roy Hattersley:

    In politics, being ridiculous is more damaging than being extreme.

  4. Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance:

    These are not victimless crimes, but damaging invasions of privacy.

  5. Francis Bacon:

    Nothing is more damaging to a state than that cunning men pass for wise.

Images & Illustrations of damaging

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