Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
   
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
  Show Spanish support
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
injure

in·jure

injure

 
pronunciation:
In jr
features:
Word Explorer, Word Parts
part of speech: verb
inflections: injured, injures, injuring
definition: to harm; damage; wound.
He injured his leg in the car accident.
 
synonyms:
damage, hurt, wound
antonyms:
aid
similar words:
abuse, bruise, cripple, disable, harm, impair, lame, maim, mangle, punish, strain, weaken
derivation: injurer (n.)
Word Explorer
See
  weapon
Word Parts
The word injure contains the following part: