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
Rockets: Power forward Ryan Anderson (right hip contusion) and center Tarik Black (left knee soreness) were both out with injuries.
Embiid did suffer a right hand contusion in the win.
Fowler's availability for the Cubs series is uncertain because of a left knee contusion, the latest in a series of nagging injuries.
Mahan was taken to Virtua Health & Welfare Center in Camden, where he was treated for cuts and contusions to his head.
Fortunately, Jeff Howe of the Boston Herald reported that Gronkowski (thigh contusion) will play on Sunday against the Jets.
Injury report Defensive tackle Bennie Logan was slated to practice Thursday after sitting out Wednesday because of a quad contusion.
Cornerback Jeremy Lane is listed as questionable, but isn't expected to play due to a thigh contusion.
Without Ronald Jones II, who remained in Los Angeles with a thigh contusion, Carr carried the load against the Bears, and that, apparently, did not bother him either.
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Origin and Etymology of contusion
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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