Damaging

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Damaging Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • designed or tending to discredit, especially without positive or helpful suggestions; "negative criticism"
  • (sometimes followed by `to'') causing harm or injury; "damaging to career and reputation"; "the reporter''s coverage resulted in prejudicial publicity for the defendant"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Damaging'


  • Damaging quotation: A damaging quotation is a short utterance by a public figure used by opponents as a discrediting tactic. These utterances are often, but not always, taken

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* Nothing is more damaging to a new truth than an old error. - Johann von Goethe

* Nothing is more damaging to a state than that cunning men pass for wise. - Francis Bacon

* In politics, being ridiculous is more damaging than being extreme. - Roy Hattersley


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