Definitions For Detriment


  • A damage or loss
  • Something that will cause damage or injury to something or someone
  • The act of causing damage or injury to something or someone

Is Detriment a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Detriment is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Detriment in a Sentence

  • Opponents of casino gambling claim that it is a detriment to society at large
  • The requirement that runners wear shoes for the race worked to his detriment since he was used to running barefoot

Synonyms for Detriment

Antonyms for Detriment

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