injustice, scathe, damage, hurt, help, suffering, injury, prejudice, handicap, distress, loss, trauma, drawback, impairment, wrong, minus, harm, blemish, outrage.
badness (part of speech: noun)
loss (part of speech: noun)
evil (part of speech: noun)
The pain he thus occasioned enabled him to extricate himself from his formidable foe, not, however, without detriment
- "The History of Louisville, from the Earliest Settlement till the Year 1852", Ben Casseday.
" But for that hardness of expression she might be a tearing beauty," was the comment of more than one woman who knew and envied her; but that expression certainly existed and to her constant detriment.
- "'Laramie;' or, The Queen of Bedlam.", Charles King.
In the larger ones the universal quality is felt, but to the detriment
of the intimate, Polish characteristics.
- "Chopin: The Man and His Music", James Huneker.