Rangel's last gambits verged on the absurd and detracted from his remaining dignity.
One thing only detracted from Gloria Greene's satisfaction in the triumph of her protge.
Somehow they detracted from the harmony and peace of the building.
If some of her tastes in the way of pursuits were somewhat masculine, it detracted nothing from her elegance and charm.
The only thing that detracted from her pleasure was to be obliged to concur in Cody's opinion.
Mistress Constance was still pale, except for the pink flush on her cheeks, but it detracted not one whit from her beauty.
I assure you that it has not detracted in the tiniest iota from your appearance.
Distance and time have not detracted from the fame and force of his achievements or diminished the grandeur of his life and work.
If the truth must be told it rather added to the mystery than detracted from it.
Though it extended through several years, no guilty act I ever heard of detracted from his deserved reputation for beastliness.