Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Detract"

Example sentences using "Detract"

Q: Please show me example sentences with detract.
A: She can't be detracted from her goal to achieve something.
Q: Please show me example sentences with detract.
A: Wearing too much makeup would detract from her natural beauty.

Synonyms of "Detract" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between detract and distract ?
A: To be distracted is to have your attention taken away from something

To detract is to take away something such as statement
Q: What is the difference between detract and distract ?
A: detract means to take away from the quality of something, while distract means to take someones attention away from somethinv
Q: What is the difference between detract and depreciate ?
A: Detract means to take away attention from something.

Depreciate means to lose value.

DETRACT
1. The restaurants old appearance didn't detract from it's delicious food.
2. Traffic might detract my happiness while driving long distances.
3. The high price of the car did not detract from sales.


DEPRECIATE
1. His car was hit therefore the value of it has been depreciated.
2. The stock market crashed. The value of her stocks have plummeted. (Depreciated)

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