Examples of injury in a Sentence
Hikers need to take sensible precautions to prevent injury.
She's concerned about the risk of injury to her reputation.
The team has been weakened by illness and injury.
Careless use of these tools can cause serious bodily injury.
She survived the accident without injury.
She fell and suffered an injury to her arm.
His athletic career has been slowed by injuries.
Recent Examples of injury from the Web
Suicidality or self-injury threat was listed as a concern in 61 percent of cases, and risk of harm to others was a concern in 32 percent of cases.
Buccaneers: Minkah Fitzpatrick, DB, Alabama Demar Dotson’s injury puts Nelson in play.
Schneider also appeared to survive an injury scare with about 10 minutes left in the third when Tampa Bay defenseman Ryan McDonagh collided with him.
The room will become more crowded when senior Jaylen Smith’s wrist injury heals.
She is currently assigned to work with athletes at Lawrence Technological University as an injury prevention specialist.
Fish was arrested April 12 on reckless endangerment, breach of peace and risk of injury charges.
More injury woes: Already without Christian Yelich (oblique) and Manny Piña (calf) for the series, the Brewers played the finale with only a pinch-hitting appearance from Braun and lost Eric Thames in the third inning.
Dortmund's disappointing afternoon ended with Michy Batshuayi being stretchered off in injury time.
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Synonym Discussion of injury
- the injustices suffered by the lower classes
- libel constitutes a legal injury
- determined to right society's wrongs
- a list of employee grievances
INJURY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of injury for English Language Learners
: harm or damage : an act or event that causes someone or something to no longer be fully healthy or in good condition
INJURY Defined for Kids
Definition of injury for Students
- She suffered an injury to her arm.
- These tools can cause injury.
- “I should not like to do him an injury …”
- —Anna Sewell, Black Beauty
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