detriment

/ˈdɛtrəmənt/

  • Noun
  • something that will cause damage or injury to something or someone
    1. He saw the new regulations as a detriment to progress.
  • the act of causing damage or injury to something or someone
    1. He puts all his time into his career, to the detriment of [=in a way that is harmful to] his personal life.
    2. relying on bad advice, much to your detriment [=in a way that is harmful to you]
    3. She was able to work long hours without detriment to her health. [=without harming her health]

Những từ liên quan với DETRIMENT

hurt, loss, disservice, mischief, disability, drawback, impairment, harm