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Damage vs. Injury

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Main Difference

The main difference between Damage and Injury is that the Damage is a loss or harm suffered from an action or event and Injury is a physiological wound caused by an external source.

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  • Damage (noun)

    Injury or harm; the condition or measure of something not being intact.

    "The storm did a lot of damage to the area."

  • Damage (noun)

    Cost or expense.

    ""What's the damage?" he asked the waiter."

  • Damage (verb)

    To impair the soundness, goodness, or value of; to harm or cause destruction.

    "Be careful not to damage any of the fragile items while unpacking them."

    "Cold temperatures, heavy rain, falling rocks, strong winds and glacier movement can damage the equipment. File:Cold temperatures, heavy rain, falling rocks, strong winds and glacier movement can damage the equipment.ogg"

  • Damage (verb)

    To undergo damage.

  • Injury (noun)

    Damage to the body of a human or animal.

    "The passenger sustained a severe injury in the car accident."

  • Injury (noun)

    The violation of a person's reputation, rights, property, or interests.

    "Slander is an injury to the character."

  • Injury (noun)

    Injustice.

  • Injury (verb)

    To wrong, to injure.

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Oxford Dictionary
  • Damage (noun)

    Injury or harm to person, property, or reputation; an inflicted loss of value; detriment; hurt; mischief.

  • Damage (noun)

    The estimated reparation in money for detriment or injury sustained; a compensation, recompense, or satisfaction to one party, for a wrong or injury actually done to him by another.

  • Damage

    To occasion damage to the soundness, goodness, or value of; to hurt; to injure; to impair.

  • Damage (verb)

    To receive damage or harm; to be injured or impaired in soundness or value; as, some colors in cloth damage in sunlight.

  • Injury (noun)

    Any damage or hurt done to a person or thing; detriment to, or violation of, the person, character, feelings, rights, property, or interests of an individual; that which injures, or occasions wrong, loss, damage, or detriment; harm; hurt; loss; mischief; wrong; evil; as, his health was impaired by a severe injury; slander is an injury to the character.

Webster Dictionary
  • Damage (noun)

    the occurrence of a change for the worse

  • Damage (noun)

    loss of military equipment

  • Damage (noun)

    the act of damaging something or someone

  • Damage (noun)

    the amount of money needed to purchase something;

    "the price of gasoline"

    "he got his new car on excellent terms"

    "how much is the damage?"

  • Damage (noun)

    a legal injury is any damage resulting from a violation of a legal right

  • Damage (verb)

    inflict damage upon;

    "The snow damaged the roof"

    "She damaged the car when she hit the tree"

  • Injury (noun)

    any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.

  • Injury (noun)

    an accident that results in physical damage or hurt

  • Injury (noun)

    a casualty to military personnel resulting from combat

  • Injury (noun)

    an act that injures someone

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