Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Physically to damage; to injure.
  • v. To cause injuries or loss to.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To cause loss or damage to; to injure; to impair.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To cause loss or damage to; hurt in person, estate, or interest; injure; endamage; impair.

Etymologies

From Old French damnifier, from Latin damnifico. (Wiktionary)

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