Meaning of Detract from

English: Detract from
Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात

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Definition: 1

to take away a part, as from quality, value, or reputation (usually followed by from).

Definition: 2

to draw away or divert; distract: to detract another's attention from more important issues.

Definition: 3

Archaic. to take away (a part); abate: The dilapidated barn detracts charm from the landscape.

Definition: 4

when intr, usually foll by from. to take away a part (of); diminish: her anger detracts from her beauty

Definition: 5

(transitive) to distract or divert