Damages Noun Synonyms
compensation, reparation, indemnity
We won the suit and were awarded damages of $10,000 for defamation of character.
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
Business / Real Estate / Nominal Damages: Monetary damages of a token amount awarded for a wrongful act where no loss occurred. MORE
Business / Real Estate / Actual Damages: Real, substantial and just damages, or the amount awarded to a complainant in compensation for his actual and real loss or injury. MORE
Business / Real Estate / Compensatory Damages: Monetary damages paid to compensate an injured party for a loss. 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