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(See the entry for injury in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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From Anglo-Norman Lua error in Module:links/templates at line 63: The language code "xno" is not valid., from Latin iniūria (injustice; wrong; offense), from in- (not) + iūs, iūris (right, law).


  • (UK) IPA(No language code specified.): /ˈɪndʒəɹi/
  • (file)


injury (plural injuries)

  1. Any damage or violation of, the person, character, feelings, rights, property, or interests of an individual; that which injures, or occasions wrong, loss, damage, or detriment; harm; hurt; loss; mischief; wrong; evil; as, his health was impaired by a severe injury; slander is an injury to the character.


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injury (third-person singular simple present injuries, present participle injurying, simple past and past participle injuried)

  1. Template:obsolete To wrong, to injure.
    • 1603, John Florio, translating Michel de Montaigne, Essays, II.12:
      The best of us doth not so much feare to wrong him, as he doth to injurie his neighbour, his kinsman, or his master.

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