Synonyms of damage in English:

damage


See definition of damage

noun

1‘did the thieves do any damage?’

SYNONYMS

harm, injury, destruction, vandalization, vandalism

impairment, defilement, desecration, defacement, disfigurement, scarring, mutilation, vitiation, detriment

ruin, havoc, devastation

wear and tear, battering, friction, erosion, attrition, corrosion, abrasion, deterioration, degeneration

rare detrition

2‘what's the damage?’

SYNONYMS

cost, price, expense, charge, bill, account, total

3damages‘she won £4,300 damages in the county court’

SYNONYMS

compensation, recompense, restitution, redress, reparation, reparations

repayment, reimbursement, remuneration, requital, indemnification, indemnity, satisfaction

North American informal comp

archaic guerdon, meed

rare solatium


verb

1‘the parcel had been damaged by rough handling’

SYNONYMS

harm, do damage to, injure, mar, deface, mutilate, mangle, impair, blemish, disfigure, vandalize, blight, spoil, defile, desecrate

tamper with, sabotage, disrupt, play havoc with, vitiate

ruin, devastate, destroy, wreck, cripple, drive a nail into the coffin of

North American informal trash

rare disfeature

ANTONYMS

repair, improve