"harms" in the noun sense
1. injury, hurt, harm, trauma
any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.
2. damage, harm, impairment
the occurrence of a change for the worse
3. damage, harm, hurt, scathe
the act of damaging something or someone
"harms" in the verb sense
cause or do harm to
"These pills won't harm your system"
Source: WordNet® (An amazing lexical database of English)
Princeton University "About WordNet®."
WordNet®. Princeton University. 2010.
View WordNet® License