noun. ['ˈdɛtrəmənt'] a damage or loss.
- good health
- detriement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
- detrimentum (Latin)
Rhymes with Detriment
Sentences with detriment
1. Noun, singular or mass
Sandy soils do not compact easily, but can warm and cool quickly to the detriment of a plant.
Quotes about detriment
1. He does something to me, that boy. Every time. It’s his only detriment. He steps on my heart. He makes me cry.
- Markus Zusak, The Book Thief