Damage vs Herbicidal - What's the difference?

damage | herbicidal |


As a noun damage

is the abstract measure of something not being intact; harm.

As a verb damage

is to impair the soundness, goodness, or value of; to harm or cause destruction.

As a adjective herbicidal is

of, or relating to herbicides.

damage

English

(wikipedia damage)

Noun

  • Injury or harm; the condition or measure of something not being intact.
  • The storm did a lot of damage to the area.
  • * Francis Bacon
  • Great errors and absurdities many commit for want of a friend to tell them of them, to the great damage both of their fame and fortune.
  • (slang) Cost or expense.
  • "What's the damage ?" he asked the waiter.

    Verb

    (damag)
  • To impair the soundness, goodness, or value of; to harm or cause destruction.
  • Be careful not to damage any of the fragile items while unpacking them.
  • * Clarendon
  • He came up to the English admiral and gave him a broadside, with which he killed many of his men and damaged the ship.

    herbicidal

    English

    Adjective

    (head)
  • of, or relating to herbicides
  • having the ability to damage or destroy plants, especially weeds