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damages

noun
plural of damage

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a sum of money to be paid as a punishment
  • ordered by the court to pay $1000 in damages

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2 payment to another for a loss or injury
  • the company was forced to pay millions in damages to the permanently disabled worker

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damages

verb
present tense third-person singular of damage

Synonyms & Antonyms of damages (Entry 2 of 2)

2 to cause bodily damage to
  • his knee was badly damaged in the accident, and he walked with a limp for months

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“Damages.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/damages. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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