English to German damage

Dictionary entry: damage

Alan Evangelista

Senior Member
Brazilian Portuguese
"schaden" can also be used for physical damages, even if "beschädigen" is the most usual verb for physical damages in things. There is an example in Duden that proves it: Das Lesen bei schlechtem Licht schadet deinen Augen (= reading in low light damages your eyes)

It should be included in that definition.
 
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