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sprain

verb [T]  /spreɪn/ us  
to stretch or tear the tissue that limits the movement of a joint in the body: My dad fell and sprained his knee.
sprain
noun [C]  /spreɪn/ us  
He twisted his ankle and suffered a bad sprain.
Translations of “sprain”
in Korean 삐다…
in Arabic يَلتَوي…
in French (se) fouler, se donner une entorse à…
in Turkish burkmak, incitmek…
in Italian storcere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 扭傷(關節)…
in Russian растянуть связки…
in Polish skręcić…
in Spanish hacerse un esguince…
in Portuguese torcer…
in German verstauchen…
in Catalan fer-se un esquinç…
in Japanese (関節など)を捻挫(ねんざ)する, くじく…
in Chinese (Simplified) 扭伤(关节)…
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