injury

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈɪndʒəri/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈɪndʒəri/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(injə rē)


Inflections of 'injury' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.): nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors.": injuries
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injury

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [avoid, prevent] injury by
  2. caused injury to
  3. suffered an injury to his [neck, leg]
  4. suffered an injury in the [accident, crash]
  5. injury or [death, illness, disease]
  6. may result in (serious) injury
  7. a work-related injury
  8. suffered a sports injury
  9. avoided a [serious, career-threatening] injury
  10. is unable to [walk, work, play] due to his injury
  11. her injury makes it impossible to [walk]
  12. suffered an injury while [playing, running]
  13. suffered a [head, spinal cord, back] injury
  14. suffered (many) serious injuries
  15. escaped the [crash, accident] without any injuries
  16. prevent personal injury
  17. is [suing, claiming] for personal injury (against)
  18. an injury [caused, sustained, produced] by
  19. idiom: add insult to injury
n as adj
  1. injury prevention
  2. an injury [lawyer, attorney]
  3. [five] players on the injury list
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