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