Complete Definition of "harm"

English

Etymology
Old English hearm

Pronunciation
audio|en-us-harm.ogg|Audio (US)

Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-ÉË(r)m|-ÉË(r)m

Noun
en-noun

  1. Injury; hurt; damage; detriment; misfortune.
  2. That which causes injury, damage, or loss.

Translations

Dutch: schade m
Finnish: vahinko (1,2), haitta (2)
German: Schaden m
mid
Italian: male m (2)
Russian: вÑед m (vred); ÑÑеÑб m [uššérp]
Scottish Gaelic: aimhleas m, baoghal m, coire m, ciùrradh m, cron m, olc m, mill#Scottish Gaelic|milleadh m, dochann m
Telugu: హాని (haani) (1)

Proper noun
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Harm

  1. A male given name, Low German, derived from Herman, meaning "army man"

Verb
en-verb

  1. To cause injury to another; to hurt; to cause damage to something.

Translations

Dutch: schaden, beschadigen
Finnish: vahingoittaa
French: nuire à
German: schaden
mid
Russian: вÑедиÑÑ
Scottish Gaelic: mill#Scottish Gaelic|mill, cuir cron air#Scottish Gaelic|air

Related terms
out of harms way
unharmed

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