damaged and shabby as a result of much use
Injury or harm; the condition or measure of something not being intact.
‘The storm did a lot of damage to the area.’;
p. p. of Wear.
(slang) Cost or expense.
‘"What's the damage?" he asked the waiter.’;
affected by wear; damaged by long use;
‘worn threads on the screw’; ‘a worn suit’; ‘the worn pockets on the jacket’;
(transitive) 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’;
showing the wearing effects of overwork or care or suffering;
‘looking careworn as she bent over her mending’; ‘her face was drawn and haggard from sleeplessness’; ‘that raddled but still noble face’; ‘shocked to see the worn look of his handsome young face’;
To undergo damage.
Injury or harm to person, property, or reputation; an inflicted loss of value; detriment; hurt; mischief.
‘He that sendeth a message by the hand of a fool cutteth off the feet and drinketh damage.’; ‘Great errors and absurdities many commit for want of a friend to tell them of them, to the great damage both of their fame and fortune.’;
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.
To occasion damage to the soundness, goodness, or value of; to hurt; to injure; to impair.
‘He . . . came up to the English admiral and gave him a broadside, with which he killed many of his men and damaged the ship.’;
To receive damage or harm; to be injured or impaired in soundness or value; as, some colors in cloth damage in sunlight.
the occurrence of a change for the worse
loss of military equipment
the act of damaging something or someone
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?’;
a legal injury is any damage resulting from a violation of a legal right
inflict damage upon;
‘The snow damaged the roof’; ‘She damaged the car when she hit the tree’;
Damage is any change in a thing, often a physical object, that degrades it away from its initial state. It can broadly be defined as .
‘changes introduced into a system that adversely affect its current or future performance’;