Tesauro Inglês

Sinônimos de injure

(verbo) 
Definition
to hurt physically or mentally
A bomb exploded, seriously injuring five people.
Sinônimos
hurt
She had hurt her back in an accident.
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wound
The driver of the bus was wounded by shrapnel.
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harm
I removed the splinter carefully, anxious not to harm him further.
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break
He fell through the window, breaking the glass.
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smash
A crowd of youths started smashing windows.
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crush
Their vehicle was crushed by an army tank.
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mar
The scar didn't mar his self-confidence, he rather liked it.
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disable
Tendon damage really disabled her.
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shatter
Safety glass won't shatter if it's broken.
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bruise
I had only bruised my knee.
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mutilate
His arm was mutilated in an industrial accident.
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maim
One man has lost his life; another has been maimed.
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mangle
After being crushed, the car was mangled beyond all recognition.
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mangulate (Australian, slang)
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(verbo) 
Definition
to damage
Too much stress can injure your health.
Sinônimos
damage
The strong winds damaged the fence.
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harm
a warning that the product may harm the environment
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ruin
The original decor was all ruined during renovation.
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wreck
His life has been wrecked by the tragedy.
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weaken
Her opponents believe that her authority has been fatally weakened.
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spoil
It is important not to let mistakes spoil your life.
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impair
The bright sunshine was impairing my vision.
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crool or cruel (Australian, slang)
(verbo) 
Definition
to do wrong to (a person), esp. by an injustice
an attempt to injure another trader's business
Sinônimos
undermine
This will undermine their chances of success.
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damage
He doesn't want to damage his reputation as a political personality.
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mar
A number of problems marred the smooth running of the event.
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tarnish
His image was tarnished by the savings and loans scandal.
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blacken
They're trying to blacken our name.
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besmirch
Lawyers can besmirch reputations.
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vitiate
electoral abuses which could vitiate the entire voting process

Sinônimos adicionais

in the sense of besmirch
Definition
to tarnish (someone's name or reputation)
Lawyers can besmirch reputations.
Sinônimos
drag through the mud,
smirch
in the sense of blacken
Definition
to damage (someone's reputation)
They're trying to blacken our name.
Sinônimos
knock (informal),
rubbish (informal),
slag (off) (slang),
bad-mouth (slang),
bring into disrepute,
smirch,
in the sense of blight
Definition
to destroy
Sinônimos
nip in the bud,
taint with mildew

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