Examples from the Web for detrimental
Well, that is very beneficial to the spouse who has a new job in LA, but detrimental to the one who left a job in New York.
Fonda was always willing to speak out even when it might be detrimental to her career.Anne Archer: Women in Hollywood Are Doomed Forever|Nico Hines|August 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The company batted off concerns over rising prices and the detrimental effects on competition and consumer choice.Comcast Coasts Through First Senate Hearing Into $45.2 Billion Merger With Time-Warner Cable|Lloyd Grove|April 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Any draconian shift on climate change policies would be most detrimental to the energy sector Sunbelt states.
New research reveals that proteins in wheat may be detrimental to all humans.
It is detrimental to the voter whose proclivity is thereby determined.Shadow and Light|Mifflin Wistar Gibbs
But it is detrimental to the highest success to undertake anything merely because it is profitable.How to Succeed|Orison Swett Marden
But the conversation generally had not taken those turns which he had thought would be most detrimental to him.The Prime Minister|Anthony Trollope
The one is altogether just and beneficial; the other is unjust and detrimental.Twentieth Century Socialism|Edmond Kelly
Both these privations are detrimental to the planter's work.The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus|American Anti-Slavery Society