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seriously damage (2)

This page is about the collocation seriously damage (2)

collocation pattern: adverb + verb

Meaning

badly affect (of non-material or abstract things)

For example

  • Climate change is seriously damaging our children's future.

  • The company's public image will be seriously damaged by these reports.

Note:
Also "badly damage" or "severely damage"

Quick Quiz

By saying scientists are wrong, he seriously damaged

a. the scientists

b. scientific facts

c. his own reputation

Contributor: Matt Errey