Definition of Damages in English :

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Damages meaning in English

Meaning of Damages in English

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Damages pronunciation in English

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1. amends, damages, indemnification, indemnity, redress, restitution

a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury

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plural noun
money to be paid as compensation to a person for injury, loss, etc

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To suffer or be susceptible to damage.
1. Destruction or a loss in value, usefulness, or ability resulting from an action or event.
2. damages Law Money required to be paid as compensation for an injury or wrong.
3. Informal Cost; price: What's the damage for the tickets to the show?
v. dam·aged, dam·ag·ing, dam·ag·es
To cause damage to.

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