Damage or loss, especially to reputation or finances; detriment:
The definition of assistance is the act of helping or lending support.
A cause or source of harm, damage, or annoyance
(Mathematics) A minus sign (âˆ’).
Loss is defined as having something or someone leave or be taken away from you, a feeling of grief when something is gone, or a decline in money.
Profit is a benefit or gain, usually monetary.
The definition of a handicap is a race where the competition is evened out by giving advantages to the weaker competitor and making the race more difficult for the stronger competitor, or something that is a disadvantage.
Immoral or unjust effects:
Anything preventing the making of a legal contract, esp. of a marriage contract
(Usually uncountable) One or more people employed to help in the maintenance of a house or the operation of a farm or enterprise.
Damage or harm done to or suffered by a person or thing:
Anything for which a person is liable
The definition of a drawback is a disadvantage or negative feature.
The definition of a disability is something that restricts.
A notch or mortise cut into a board to receive another part.
Find another word for detriment. In this page you can discover 23 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for detriment, like: disadvantage, assistance, mischief, minus, loss, impairment, profit, handicap, harm, impediment and benefit.