(adjective, verb)


1. harmed or injured or spoiled

- I won't buy damaged goods

- the storm left a wake of badly damaged buildings

Similar word(s): blemished, broken, battered, bedraggled, derelict, dilapidated, ramshackle, tatterdemalion, bent, crumpled, dented, broken, busted, hurt, weakened, riddled, destroyed, impaired, injured

2. being unjustly brought into disrepute

- her damaged reputation

Similar word(s): disreputable, discredited


1. simple past tense and past participle of damage