English translation of हानि
हानिPowered by COBUILD /hani/
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impair transitive verb
To impair something such as an ability or the way that something functions means to damage it, preventing it from working properly. [formal] ⇒ Lack of sleep impairs your ability to think and make decisions.
2. nf/hani, hAni, haani, hāni/
1. deprivation /ˌdeprɪˈveɪʃən ˌडेप्रिˈव़ेइशन्/ variable noun ⇒ Sleep deprivation is seriously affecting my work.
2. harm transitive verb, uncountable noun
To harm someone or something, or to cause them harm, means to injure or damage them. ⇒ The hijackers did not want to harm anyone. ⇒ To cut taxes would probably do the economy more harm than good. → damage
3. hazard countable noun
A hazard is something which could be dangerous to you. ⇒ Chewing gum may be a health hazard.
4. ill uncountable noun
Ill is evil or harm. [literary] ⇒ They say they mean no ill.
5. impairment countable noun
If someone has an impairment, they have a medical condition which prevents their eyes, ears, or brain from working properly.
6. loss uncountable noun
Loss is the fact of no longer having something or of having less of it than before. ⇒ ...loss of sight. ⇒ The loss of income for the government is significant.
7. minus countable noun
A minus is a disadvantage. ⇒ The minuses far outweigh that possible gain.
8. setback countable noun
A setback is an event that delays your progress or reverses some of the progress that you have made. ⇒ He suffered a serious setback in his political career.
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Translation of हानि from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary