Iran said it inflicted heavy losses in men and equipment.
They also realized that a court was a place where parties can "inflict heavy losses on one another".
However, they were still able to inflict serious losses on Axis ships.
Even though no physical harm has come to an animal or human being, they have inflicted large economic losses on many economies.
Well have a chance to see if we can inflict unacceptable losses on them in a short while.
The troops had been given time to rest and get some separation from the terrible losses inflicted in the battle.
Their panicked retreat could inflict heavy losses on either side.
It is a communicated intent to inflict harm or loss on another person.
In a second attack the enemy's cavalry inflicted severe losses on the 42nd.
Their strategy was probably to inflict heavy losses on the Russians and then flee to fight another day.