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English Meaning(s) for 害

  1. injury; harm; evil influence; damage

Definition and Synonyms for 害

Injury an act that causes someone or something to receive physical damage
Synonyms: , 傷創, 傷害, 傷痍, 危害, , 害悪, 害毒, 怪我, 損傷, 負傷
Hindrance any obstruction that impedes or is burdensome
Synonyms: こぶ, 口だし, 口出し, 妨げ, 妨げる, 妨害, , 差し合い, 差し支え, 差し支える, 差し障り, 差し障る, 干渉, 手出し, 支障, 故障, 横槍, 沮止, , , , 荷厄介, 荷物, お荷物, 足手まとい, 足械, 足纏い, 邪魔, お邪魔, 邪魔物, 邪魔立て, 邪魔者, 重荷, 障り, 障る, 障害, 雑音, 首枷, 魔障
Bother something or someone that causes trouble
Synonyms: 人泣かせ, 厄介者, 困り者, , 悩みの種, 持て余す, お荷物, 邪魔
Harm the occurrence of a change for the worse
Synonyms: ダメージ, 不都合, 傷害, 危害, , 厄難, , 害悪, 弊害, 損傷, 損壊, 損害, 毀傷, 毀損, 禍害
Bother a source of unhappiness
Synonyms: 人泣かせ, 厄介者, 困り者, , 悩みの種, 持て余す, お荷物, 邪魔

Meanings for each kanji in 害

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Categories 害 is a member of

Misconduct activity that transgresses moral or civil law
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Obstruction any structure that makes progress difficult
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Change an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another
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Negative Stimulus a stimulus with undesirable consequences
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 害

Sample Sentences for 害

Smoking is dangerous to health.
I had difficulty convincing her of the dangers of smoking.
This book will do more harm than good.
Seagulls cause all types of disturbances by cackling loudly, spreading guano, tearing up garbage bags and attacking to get food.
You shouldn't read magazines that are harmful to you.

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