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English definition of “injured”

injured

adjective     /ˈɪn.dʒəd/ US  /-dʒɚd/
B2 hurt or physically harmed : She was told to stay in bed to rest her injured back.In bad condition If your feelings are injured, someone has offended or upset you: It's nothing more than injured pride .Feeling sad and unhappy
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