Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “injured”

See all translations

injured

adjective  /ˈɪn·dʒərd/ us  
physically harmed: She was told to rest her injured back.

injured

plural noun /ˈɪn·dʒərd/
people who are injured, considered as a group: The injured were taken to several nearby hospitals.
Translations of “injured”
in Chinese (Traditional) 受傷的…
in Russian пострадавший…
in Turkish yaralanmış, incinmiş…
in Chinese (Simplified) 受伤的…
in Polish ranny…
(Definition of injured from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of injured?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More American English definitions for “injured”

Definitions of “injured” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

beginner's luck

unexpected success experienced by a person who is just starting a particular activity

Word of the Day

Think long and hard; the language of decisions

by Liz Walter,
January 28, 2015
One of the best ways (perhaps the best way) to improve your English is to learn how words go together in phrases, idioms, or other patterns such as verb/noun or adjective/noun pairs (often called ‘collocations’). This blog looks at some useful phrases and collocations connected with the subject of decisions, something we

Read More 

micro pig noun

January 26, 2015
an extremely small pig, bred to be a pet Micro pigs have become popular pets recently, with famous owners including Victoria Beckham, Paris Hilton and Olympic diver, Tom Daley.

Read More