I would be a fool to go among them and receive some damaging blow.
That's abominable of you, Socrates; you take the words in the sense which is most damaging to the argument.
So his setting was not merely inharmonious; it was damaging.
Oh, Annesley Beecher, can you not see how you are damaging your own cause?
He felt as though he had been entrapped into a damaging exposure.
Might not the most damaging losses be expected to flow from such trials?
Governor Tod is damaging the old regiments by injudicious promotions.
I become communist or egotist, as is most convenient to the speaker and most damaging to myself.
Some of them thought he had a few good ideas, but was damaging his own case by extremism.
They could not use the ray on the car, for fear of damaging the machinery.