injured injured  /ˈɪn dʒərd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) harmed

Usage(s):

  1. In four days, nine died, 1,000 were injured and 6,000 arrested.
  2. The plaintiff, Valerie Lakey, 8, had been hideously injured three years earlier when she was caught in the suction drain of a wading pool.
  3. A bear injured nine people at highway rest stop in central Japan before being shot dead in a souvenir shop, a firefighter said Sunday.

News

  1. 33 injured after Miami-area sports bar deck collapses

    Thirty-three basketball fans were injured after a deck collapse at a popular Miami-area bar and grill sent them tumbling into the waters of Biscayne Bay on Thursday night as the Miami Heat took on the San Antonio Spurs in the NBA Finals, authorities said.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: NBC NEWS

  2. 33 injured after Miami-area sports bar deck collapses during Heat game

    Thirty-three basketball fans were injured after a deck collapse at a popular Miami-area bar and grill sent them tumbling into the waters of Biscayne Bay on Thursday night as the Miami Heat took on the San Antonio Spurs in the NBA Finals, authorities said.About 100 people were on the deck of Shuckers Waterfront Grill when it collapsed around 9:45 p.m. local time, Miami-Dade Fire and Rescue said ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: NBC NEWS

  3. Injured woman rescued from North Mountain

    Firefighters rescued a woman who had injured herself while hiking North Mountain Thursday night. Crews helped carry the woman down the south side of the mountain, near 19th Ave and Peoria.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: FOX 10 Phoenix

Quotes

  1. "My thoughts and prayers are with the town of Bellevue and those injured at today's Fourth of July parade," he said. "I am especially saddened because the accident occurred during the events celebrating Independence Day, which is a day that...
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Chet Culver Source: Dubuque Telegraph Herald

  2. "From minute one he had a problem," Tabarez said. "I'm not dumb enough to take him out at 3-1 when the match wasn't lost. He was injured and could not continue."
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Oscar Tabarez Source: The Associated Press

  3. "This is it - two days out of my life; two days out of my entire career, when I was injured and on the disabled list," Pettitte said.
    on Dec 16, 2007 By: Andy Pettitte Source: New York Times

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