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Mr Charlton surveyed the damage caused by the bulldozer.
Damage to the building could take six months to repair.
No damage had been done, and we pushed the van back onto the road.
The house suffered only superficial damage in the fire.
A fire had caused serious damage to their flat.
Mining in the area was doing irreparable damage to the environment.
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Experts have been assessing the level of flood damage.
Many traumatic events may be overcome without lasting damage.
The damage to the bank's image is extremely serious.
The revelations caused untold damage to his political reputation.
Mrs Owen was ordered to pay damages of £6,000.
The jury awarded damages of over $9 million to the victims.
This is the British English definition of damage. View American English definition of damage.