What is another word for harm?

1584 synonyms found


[ hˈɑːm], [ hˈɑːm], [ h_ˈɑː_m]

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How to use "Harm" in context?

The word "harm" is defined as any injury to the person or property of another, as well as any impairment to the well-being of either party. This word can be used in two ways: intentionally and unintentionally. Intentionally harming someone is called assault, while unintentionally harming someone is called negligence.

assault is an intentional act of injuring another person without their consent. It is usually committed when someone is angry and pierces the skin of the victim with their finger or a piece of metal, intending to cause physical pain. Assault can also be committed when the attacker knows that the victim is unarmed and without a means of defending themselves.

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