phrases, sayings, idioms and expressions at

Phrases, Sayings and Idioms Home > Discussion Forum

Collateral damage

Posted by Julie sherriff on November 21, 2001

I'm hoping someone out there in cyber space can fill me in on the origin of the euphemism, collateral damage. I writing an english paper on the development of this phrase, and I'm having trouble tracking down its beginnings.

Thannks, Jewels