Definition of 'damages'
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Trading standards officers said it damages the environment. The Sun (2010)It damages one of our most successful export industries and weakens our economy. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He is famous for not being boring and has the libel damages to prove it. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The islanders stand to win the right to return and a damages bill potentially for hundreds of millions of pounds. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The investors are seeking damages for the economic value that they claim they will lose as a result of the IPO. Times, Sunday Times (2013)A woman who claims that she was injured when a gull attacked her is seeking £30,000 damages from the owner of the building where she worked. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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