Damage Noun Synonyms
harm, injury, hurt, impairment, mutilation, destruction, devastation
Fortunately, there was little damage from the storm.
expense, price, cost, bill, invoice, check
At the restaurant, the damage came to $50.
harm, hurt, injure, wound, mutilate, disfigure, mar, deface, wreck, ruin, spoil, impair
Although the car was badly damaged, the passengers escaped unharmed. Will this news damage your chances of a promotion.
Business / Real Estate / Nominal Damages: Monetary damages of a token amount awarded for a wrongful act where no loss occurred. MORE
Business / Debt / Liquidated Damages: A definite amount of damages, set forth in a contract, to be paid by the party breaching the contract. A pre-determined estimate of actual damages from a breach. MORE
Science / Weather / Saffir-Simpson Damage-Potential Scale: Developed in the early 1970s by Herbert Saffir, a consulting engineer, and Robert Simpson, then Director of the National Hurricane Center, it is a measure of hurricane intensity on a scale of 1 to 5. MORE
Business / Real Estate / Punitive Damages: Damages awarded to one party to punish another party for dishonest conduct. Meant to deter others from committing a similar offense. MORE
Business / Real Estate / Exemplary Damages: Monetary damages that go beyond the actual compensatory damages. They are awarded to punish a wrongdoer for fraudulent, malicious and wrongful conduct. MORE