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

The meaning of "Harm" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does I don't suppose there's any harm indulging you. mean?
A: "I don't think it will hurt anyone if I give you exactly what you want."

"There's" doesn't refer to a physical location in this sentence. It refers to the existence (or nonexistence) of something.
Q: What does what's the harm? mean?
A: normally used as a reaction to someone reacting negatively about something.

She insisted on recording the conversation the entire time. What is the harm in having "no holds barred" talk, anyway?

What's the harm in meeting him? We are not going to do anything.
Q: What does I don't mean no harm mean?
A: You do not want to hurt someone or something.
Q: What does No harm done mean?
A: 害はなかったので大丈夫です

Example sentences using "Harm"

Q: Please show me example sentences with No harm done.
A: “No harm done” is sometimes used on its own. Usually it is used to reassure someone that what they have done was not an inconvenience or did not cause any real damage.
For example:
(In the case that someone broke something of yours)

“I didn’t really care about it so no harm done.”
or
“It wasn’t mine anyway. No harm done.”
——
You can also use it like

“No harm done in this case, but be careful next time.”

I hope this helps!
Q: Please show me example sentences with No harm, no foul.
A: “No harm, no foul” means if no one finds out about about a bad thing you do, then you have no consequences.
Examples:
•John cheated on Jane because she was away on holiday. His no harm, no foul attitude would end the relationship some day.
•President Trump’s no harm, no foul way of running the US has lessened Americans’ trust in government.
•Kim has lost 15 pounds on her new diet. She likes that she can eat as much chicken as she wants. It’s her no harm, no foul snack that she can have any time.
Q: Please show me example sentences with harm.
A: trust me, I won't harm you
Q: Please show me example sentences with harm.
A: Three people were harmed in the accident.
Q: Please show me example sentences with no harm done.
A: @nora77: no harm done is an expression itself. it's used typically if someone is apologizing to you about something.

example:

Sally: "i'm so sorry for accidentally hitting you"

You: "it's okay. no harm done"

Synonyms of "Harm" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between harm and hurt ?
A: Hurt is caused when a person doesn't meet expectation, but there is no lasting harm to the relationship.
For example, if you tell your significant other that you will meet them at the restaurant at 7:30, but you don't get there until 8, or you say that you will call when you leave work, but forget.

Usually, hurt is forgiven and forgotten, and it does not adversely affect the relationship.

Harm is hurt that irreversibly, negatively changes the relationship.
An affair would cause hurt to the extent that the significant other may end the relationship or even if they stayed, they would have trust issues, not be able to totally forgive, etc. The relationship is irreversibly hurt and negatively changed.

Q: What is the difference between He won't do you any harm. and He won't harm you. ?
A: Same meaning, doesn’t matter which one you use!
Q: What is the difference between harm and damage ?
A: Yes, they can.
Q: What is the difference between to bring harm and to hurt ?
A: Both can mean to inflict pain or damage on someone else.
Example:
Carelessness brings harm to those around you.
Carelessness hurts those around you.
But only "to hurt" can mean "to be painful."
I hit my arm, and now it hurts.

Also "hurt" can refer to more than just physical pain/damage. It can refer to emotional pain.
Example:
Her cruel words hurt me.
Is that really what you think? I'm hurt.
Q: What is the difference between harm and harmful ?
A: "don't harm me"
"factories are harmful to the environment"

harm is a verb and harmful is an adjective

Translations of "Harm"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? What does harm us?
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? how do you say “the harm of light “in English?
A: I'm not sure what you mean by "the harm of light". Could you explain?
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? quite, harm, own, almost
A: Quite, harm, own, almost
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? harm and arm
A: I hope this helps ❤️

Other questions about "Harm"

Q: No harm done.
No harm no foul.

what is the difference?
A: no its whichever you prefer...I normally used the 1st phrase
Q: What does " in harm's way" mean?

Context>>>>>>>>>>
Dare County, which includes North Carolina's Outer Banks, was under curfew Friday morning, with access to the coastal county restricted. Further north, a round of evacuations were also ordered for Virginians in harm's way.

"Dorian should remain a powerful hurricane as it moves near or along the coast of North Carolina during the next several hours," the National Hurricane Center said.
A: In harm's way... Imagine something harmful or dangerous going in a person's direction. That person is in the direction, or way, of harm.

"Way" in this context, is similar to a path. Example: "Get out of my way." This is the same as "Get out of my path".

To be in harm's way means to be in the path of danger. Something harmful is coming towards you. You're in harm's way.

Some people of Virginia were in harm's way because a harmful hurricane is coming their way.
Q: They don’t know what a severe harm they do on by doing that. does this sound natural?
A: Then yes, both my correction and @KaiHimura’s will work for your paper!
Q: It does harm to the original meaning.

It does do harm to the original meaning.

Which one is right?
A: the first one is more accurate but both can be used, based on the emphasis you want to give
Q: It is important to say sorry when we realize what we have done may do harm to other people. We should apologize in the first place to show that we feel regretful for what we did and we really want to make it up. Otherwise, people may believe we lack basic manner and regard us as disagreeable. This may undermine one's reputation and accountability. does this sound natural?
A: it....say we are sorry...realize that...done harm to other people. We should apologize to show we are repentant for what we did and we want to make up for it, if possible. Otherwise,...basic manners and...
I would probably use "our reputations" because most of the paragraph we is used indicating plurality and then one's is used changing to singularity. I'd just stick with plurality.

Meanings and usages of similar words and phrases

Latest words

harm

HiNative is a platform for users to exchange their knowledge about different languages and cultures. We cannot guarantee that every answer is 100% accurate.

Newest Questions
Topic Questions
Recommended Questions