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injure

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of injure

  1. 1 to cause bodily damage to injured himself while skiing Synonyms of injure damage, harm, hurt, wound Words Related to injure batter, bloody, blow out, bruise, contuse, cut, gash, gore, lacerate, scald, scar, scathe, strain, tear; crease, graze, nick; cripple, hamstring, lame, maim, mangle, mutilate; abuse, aggrieve, afflict, maltreat, torment, torture; lay up; blemish, impair, mar, scrape, spoil Near Antonyms of injure cure, fix, heal, mend, remedy

  2. 2 to reduce the soundness, effectiveness, or perfection of the agent's treachery has injured our national security for years to come Synonyms of injure blemish, bloody, break, compromise, crab, cripple, cross (up), deface, disfigure, endamage, flaw, harm, hurt, impair, damage, mar, spoil, vitiateWords Related to injure deteriorate, enervate, enfeeble, undermine, weaken; erode, scour, wash out, wear (away); blight, tarnish; dent, ding, dint; botch, gum (up), queer; lacerate, wound; disable, hamstring, lame, maim, mangle, mutilate, torment, torture; annihilate, bang up, bash, batter, clobber, crush, dash, decimate, demolish, desolate, destroy, devastate, do in, pulverize, raze, ruin, scourge, shatter, smash, tear down, total, waste, wipe out, wreckNear Antonyms of injure cure, heal, help, rectify, rehabilitate, remedy; edit, remodel, revise; ameliorate, better, enhance, enrich, improve, meliorate, perfect, refineAntonyms of injure doctor, fix, mend, patch, rebuild, recondition, reconstruct, renovate, repair, revamp



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