Examples of contusion in a Sentence
He suffered multiple contusions of the leg.
suffered multiple contusions as a result of a car accident
Recent Examples of contusion from the Web
Rozier is expected to start again versus the Blazers as Irving has been ruled out of his third consecutive game because of a right quad contusion.
Successful return: Spurs guard Manu Ginobili returned from a six-game layoff while healing from a thigh contusion, and provided 15 points in 25 minutes.
The Spurs were without two-time NBA All-Star Kawhi Leonard (return from injury management), Manu Ginobili (right thigh contusion) and Rudy Gay (right heel bursitis).
Spurs spokesman Tom James said Ginobili has a right thigh contusion and will not return.
Drummond missed Saturday's win with a right rib contusion and he's listed as questionable heading into Monday.
Both suffered concussions, with Cousins also suffering a fractured eye socket and Jarvis a jaw contusion.
Harris returned to the starting lineup after missing one game (elbow contusion). ...
Power forward Blake Griffin and point guard Patrick Beverley are sidelined by knee injuries, and forward Danilo Gallinari is listed as out because of a contusion to his left glute.
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First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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