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"injured" in British English

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injuredadjective

uk   /ˈɪn.dʒəd/  us   /-dʒɚd/
B2 hurt or ​physicallyharmed: She was told to ​stay in ​bed to ​rest her injured back. If ​yourfeelings are injured, someone has ​offended or ​upset you: It's nothing more than injured ​pride.

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injurednoun [plural]

uk   /ˈɪn.dʒəd/  us   /-dʒɚd/
the injured people who are injured, ​considered as a ​group: The injured were taken to several ​nearbyhospitals.
(Definition of injured from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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injuredadjective

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

injuredplural noun

 /ˈɪn·dʒərd/
people who are injured, ​considered as a ​group: The injured were taken to several ​nearbyhospitals.
(Definition of injured from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “injured”
in Chinese (Simplified) 受伤的…
in Turkish yaralanmış, incinmiş…
in Russian пострадавший…
in Chinese (Traditional) 受傷的…
in Polish ranny…
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