endamage

verb
en·​dam·​age | \ in-ˈda-mij How to pronounce endamage (audio) \
endamaged; endamaging; endamages

Definition of endamage

transitive verb

: to cause loss or damage to

Keep scrolling for more

Examples of endamage in a Sentence

a thoughtless indiscretion that endamaged a reputation that took a lifetime to build

First Known Use of endamage

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for endamage

Middle English

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about endamage

Time Traveler for endamage

Time Traveler

The first known use of endamage was in the 14th century

See more words from the same century

Statistics for endamage

Cite this Entry

“Endamage.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/endamaging. Accessed 21 November 2019.

More from Merriam-Webster on endamage

Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for endamage

Nglish: Translation of endamage for Spanish Speakers

Comments on endamage

What made you want to look up endamage? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

strength of mind

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Pass the Little Ribbons: A Pasta Word Quiz

  • pasta resembling wheels with spokes
  • Match the pasta to its meaning in English: Rotelle
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!