Science / Astrology / Detriment: Said of a planet that occupies the sign opposite its sign of natural rulership (dignity). A planet in detriment is thought to be at disadvantage.

Other Words for Detriment

Detriment Verb Synonyms: disadvantage, drawback, liability, damage, harm, ill, impairment, injury, hurt, loss

Detrimental Coffee Taste Sensations

Life Style / Coffee / Detrimental Coffee Taste Sensations: Common to natural coffees that are harsh due to bitter replacing sweet in the taste modulation. The result of sugars being ingested by the shrub as the cherries remain on the branches while drying. Ra MORE

Link Condom

Business / Search Engine Optimization (SEO) / Link Condom: Any of several methods used to avoid passing link love to another page, or to avoid possible detrimental results of indorsing a bad site by way of an outgoing link, or to discourage link spam in user MORE

Credit Score

Business / Loan / Credit Score: This is a number that is supposed to show the lender how likely you are to repay a loan--whether you are a good or poor credit risk. This score can be a very big factor in determining whether you will MORE


Business / Finance / Anticipation: Paying what is owed before it is due (usually to save interest charges). MORE


Entertainment / Video Games / Slow-down: When more objects are on the screen than a system can handle, the game tends to slow down, often to the detriment of the gameplay. This tends to be a problem with systems that have underpowered proces MORE

Black Beans

Life Style / Coffee / Black Beans: Dead coffee beans that have dropped from the trees before harvesting. Used as the basic unit for counting imperfections in grading coffee on the New York Coffee Exchange. Has a detrimental effect on c MORE