harm
[hɑːm]
NOUN
  1. physical injury, especially that which is deliberately inflicted.
    "I didn't mean to cause him any harm"
    antonyms:
VERB
harms (third person present) · harmed (past tense) · harmed (past participle) · harming (present participle)
  1. physically injure.
    "the villains didn't harm him"
    synonyms:
    injure · hurt · wound · maltreat · mistreat · misuse · ill-treat · ill-use ·
    abuse · molest · inflict pain on · inflict suffering on · handle/treat roughly · do violence to · lay a finger on · damage · spoil · mar · destroy · do mischief to · impair · deface · defile · blemish · tarnish · taint
    antonyms:
ORIGIN
Old English hearm (noun), hearmian (verb), of Germanic origin; related to German Harm and Old Norse harmr ‘grief, sorrow’.
Words starting with harm:
Show all Words starting with harm
What is another word for harm?
Show all another word for harm
What is the opposite of harm?
Words that rhyme with harm:
Show all words that rhyme with harm
How to use harm in a sentence?
the bad characters in the novels are mostly forgivable and the harm they do usually repairable.
the years of stagnation did a lot of harm to the younger generation.
he probably knew her, but it didn't do any harm to make certain.
it's done more harm than good, and that's the God's truth.
pendants that supposedly protect the wearer from harm.
it won't do any harm, but won't really help either.
large congregations of birds may cause public harm.
many people queried whether any harm had been done.
it is worse to intend harm than to be indifferent.
his only thought is to keep the boy from harm.
it's unlikely to do much harm to the engine.
smoking when pregnant can harm your baby.
this could harm his World Cup prospects.
I didn't mean to cause him any harm.
intentional wrongdoing and harm.
Show all sentences for harm word
How to say harm in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (VERB)beskadig, benadeel
(NOUN)skade, beskadiging
Arabic (NOUN)ضرر, الضرر, الأذى, اذي, ضررا, الاضرار
(VERB)تضر, الحاق الضرر, يضر, إيذاء, تؤذي
Bangla ক্ষতি
Bosnian (Latin) naškoditi
Bulgarian (VERB)навреди, вредят, увредят
(NOUN)вреда, вреди, увреждане, посегателства, щетите, зло, лошо, щети
Cantonese (Traditional)
Catalan (NOUN)mal, dany, danys, perjudici, perill
(VERB)perjudicar, danyar, danyen, malmetre
Chinese Simplified 伤害
Chinese Traditional 傷害
Croatian (VERB)naškoditi, naštetiti, nauditi, povrijediti
(NOUN)nahuditi, štetu, štete, zla, zlo, šteta, loše
Czech (VERB)poškodit, ublížit, ohrozit
(NOUN)škody, poškození, škodu, újmu, zlého, škod, špatného, újmy
Danish (NOUN)skade, afbræk, overlast, ondt
(VERB)beskadige
Dutch (VERB)schaden, berokkenen, beschadigen, aantasten
(NOUN)schade, kwaad, letsel
Estonian (VERB)kahjustada
(NOUN)kahju, halba
Fijian mavoa
Filipino makapinsala sa
Finnish (NOUN)haittaa, vahinkoa, pahaa
(VERB)vahingoittaa, haitata
French (VERB)nuire, endommager, blesser
(NOUN)préjudice, mal, dommages, méfaits, tort, danger
German (NOUN)Schaden, böses, Schlimmes, leid
(VERB)schädigen, verletzen
Greek (VERB)βλάψει, βλάψουν, βλάπτουν, προκαλέσει βλάβη
(NOUN)ζημιά, βλάβη, βλάβες, κακό, βλαβών
Haitian Creole fè mal\/ditò
Hebrew (VERB)לפגוע, להזיק, לגרום נזק, תפגע, יפגע
(NOUN)נזק, פגיעה, יזיק, מזיק, פגע
Hindi (NOUN)नुकसान, हानि, बुराई
(VERB)नुकसान पहुँचा
Hmong Daw tsim txom
Hungarian (NOUN)kárt, árt, kár, sérelem, károsodás, rosszat, károk
(VERB)árthat, károsítja, ártalmas
Icelandic (VERB)skaðað, mein
(NOUN)skaða, skaði, illt
Indonesian (VERB)membahayakan, merugikan, menyakiti, melukai
(NOUN)kerugian, bahaya, ruginya, kerusakan, berbahaya, kejahatan
Italian (NOUN)danno, male, danni, pericolo
(VERB)danneggiare, nuocere, nuoc
Japanese (NOUN)害, 危害, ハーム, 被害
(VERB)害する, 損害, 傷つける, 悪影響
Kiswahili (NOUN)madhara
(VERB)kudhuru, kuwadhuru, kuharibu
Korean (VERB)해칠, 끼칠, 해치지, 해치, 다치게
(NOUN)피해, 해, 해로울, 손해, 손상, 해도
Latvian (VERB)kaitēt, nodarīt kaitējumu, bojāt
(NOUN)kaitējumu, nekaitē, ļauna, postu
Lithuanian (VERB)pakenkti, pažeisti, kenkia
(NOUN)žalos, žalą, ˛alos, nuodėmės
Malagasy ratra
Malay (Latin) (VERB)membahayakan, memudaratkan, mencederakan
(NOUN)kemudaratan, mudarat, salahnya, keburukan, bahaya, kerugian
Maltese (NOUN)ħsara, periklu
Norwegian Bokmål skade
Persian (VERB)آسیب برساند, ضرر
(NOUN)آسیبی, آسیب, صدمه, خشونت
Polish (VERB)zaszkodzić, szkodzi, skrzywdzić
(NOUN)szkody, krzywdy, trosce, złego, uszkodzeniem
Portuguese (VERB)prejudicar, machucar, ferir, magoar, danificar
(NOUN)dano, mal, danos, prejuízo, perigo
Querétaro Otomi ngi
Romanian (VERB)dăuna, dăuneze, afecta, deteriora
(NOUN)rău, prejudicii, vătămări, noxelor, daune
Russian (NOUN)вреда, ущерб, причинения вреда, плохого, зла
(VERB)нанести вред, вредить, причинить вред, навредить, повредить
Samoan afaina
Serbian (Cyrillic) зло
Serbian (Latin) zlo
Slovak (VERB)poškodiť, ublížiť
(NOUN)škody, poškodenie, škodu, ujmu, bezprávia, škôd, zlého, ujmy, škoda
Slovenian (VERB)škoduje, škodovalo, škodijo, poškoduje
(NOUN)škode, škodo, škodi, škoda, poškodbe, slabega
Spanish (NOUN)daño, perjuicio, malo, peligro
(VERB)dañar, perjudicar, lastimar, hacerte daño, herir
Swedish (NOUN)skada, skador, skadeverkningarna
(VERB)skadar
Tahitian e faaino i
Tamil தீங்கு
Telugu హాని
Thai เป็นอันตรายต่อ
Tongan kovi
Turkish (VERB)zarar, incit
(NOUN)zararı, kötülük, sakınca, hasar
Ukrainian (NOUN)шкоди, шкоду, ушкоджень, збитку, шкода, збиток
(VERB)завдати шкоди, зашкодити, шкодить, заподіяти, пошкодити
Urdu (NOUN)نقصان
Vietnamese (NOUN)hại, gây hại, nguy hại, thiệt hại
Welsh (NOUN)niwed, drwg, ddrwg
(VERB)niweidio, amharu
Yucatec Maya loob
Share
Last modified:

OxDictionary is an online website and application providing a range of tools related to the use of words for creative and recreational purposes such as writing, poetry, translations, word games, etc.

Our History

OxDictionary.xyz was first launched in 2018 to provide users with a simple website for looking up similar and opposite words. Since then, we have expanded our range of available tools to include:

Our Goals

We are committed to making OxDictionary the best possible website and application it can be when it comes to the provision of word related tools and utilities on the internet.

We acknowledge that we currently have, and may always have, plenty of scope for improvement. However, we will never waver from our stated goal, and will continually be working hard towards achieving our vision, however long it may take.


Cookie Policy

What Are Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or 'break' certain elements of the sites functionality.

For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies.

Third Party Cookies

In some special cases we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.

For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.

From time to time we test new features and make subtle changes to the way that the site is delivered. When we are still testing new features these cookies may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience whilst on the site whilst ensuring we understand which optimisations our users appreciate the most.

The Google AdSense service we use to serve advertising uses a DoubleClick cookie to serve more relevant ads across the web and limit the number of times that a given ad is shown to you.

For more information on Google AdSense see the official Google AdSense privacy FAQ.