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harm

noun [C or U]
 
 
/hɑːm/
damage done to something: The board failed to prove irreparable harm in its suit against the council. The harms associated with climate change are serious and well recognized.not do (any) harm to sb/sth The bond offers great benefits for issuers without doing any harm to investors. economic/environmental/financial harm
do more harm than good used to say that an action is not helpful and could make a situation worse: Suspending payments on government debts would do more harm than good.
Translations of “harm”
in Korean 해…
in Arabic أذى…
in French mal…
in Turkish zarar, ziyan…
in Italian danno, male…
in Chinese (Traditional) 傷害, 損害, 危害…
in Russian вред, ущерб…
in Polish uszkodzenie, szkoda, krzywda…
in Spanish daño, mal, perjuicio…
in Portuguese mal…
in German der Schaden…
in Catalan mal…
in Japanese 害, 損害…
in Chinese (Simplified) 伤害, 损害, 危害…
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