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injure

EN[-ɪndʒə(ɹ)]
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FR injure

    Definition of injure in English Dictionary

  • VerbSGinjuresPRinjuringPT, PPinjuredSUF-ure
    1. VT To wound or cause physical harm to a living creature.
      1. VT To damage or impair.
        1. VT To do injustice to.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • Would I injure your admirable balmorality, my dear friend ?
            • The goal also cost the Blues the services of Luiz, who was injured in attempting to clear and was taken off on a stretcher and replaced by Gary Cahill.
            • During filming a stuntman was injured as he jumped from a railway bridge onto the roof of a train passing below.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Verbs
            • Transitive verbs
          Related Links:
          1. en injured
          2. fr injure
          3. en injures
          4. fr injures
          5. en injurer
          Source: Wiktionary
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          Grammatically, this word "injure" is a verb, more specifically, a transitive verb.
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