Definition of 'injure'
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Many were injured or killed in the attempt. Times, Sunday Times (2017)At least three other people were injured. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Doctors said that dozens of people were killed and hundreds injured. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Today two people were injured outside, one died. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The total casualties reported as a result of the raid were two killed and 13 injured. Times, Sunday Times (2016) People can get injured in the warm-up. The Sun (2016)Rebels claimed that 100 people were killed or injured. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They were dealing with people badly injured in road accidents, which was good training for the battlefield. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The five residents were injured with two needing hospital treatment for'major trauma '. The Sun (2017)Three other people were injured in the attack. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Then many of us got injured and that hurt us. The Sun (2008)The hardest part of being injured is coping mentally. Times, Sunday Times (2011)We are missing four or five important players injured. The Sun (2010)It is only through sheer luck that no one was injured or killed. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Hundreds of people have been injured and four protesters and one policeman are reported to have died. Times, Sunday Times (2014)One security guard was seriously hurt and another injured. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Two protesters were killed and five were injured. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Do you see anyone injured or killed? Times, Sunday Times (2011)She was one of five people seriously injured when roller coaster carriages crashed into each other. The Sun (2015)And it was gained despite having five players out injured. The Sun (2014)Britain risks a third annual rise in the number of cyclists killed or seriously injured on the roads. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This cover provides for compensation if leaders or group members are killed or injured while taking part in group activities. Working with Teenagers (1994)This week's subjects were all injured while taking part in sports. The Sun (2012)More than 700 people have been injured. The Sun (2015)Fourteen people were injured, five of them critically. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Three people were killed, and five injured. The Sun (2014)I wasn't hurt or injured by that in the slightest, genuinely. Times, Sunday Times (2015)A HOSPITAL patient was injured after part of a ward ceiling crashed down on to his bed. The Sun (2009)
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Translations for 'injure'
British English: injure /ˈɪndʒə/ VERB
If you injure a person or animal, you damage some part of their body.
He would not injure any living thing.
- American English: injure
- Arabic: يَجْرَحُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: ferir
- Chinese: 损害
- Croatian: ozlijediti
- Czech: zranit
- Danish: såre
- Dutch: verwonden
- European Spanish: lesionar
- Finnish: vahingoittaa fyysisesti
- French: blesser
- German: verletzen
- Greek: τραυματίζω
- Italian: ferire
- Japanese: 傷つける
- Korean: 상처를 입히다
- Norwegian: såre
- Polish: zranić
- European Portuguese: ferir
- Romanian: a răni
- Russian: ранить
- Spanish: lesionar
- Swedish: skada
- Thai: ทำให้ได้รับบาดเจ็บ
- Turkish: yaralamak
- Ukrainian: ранити
- Vietnamese: làm tổn thương
Definition of injure from the Collins English Dictionary
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