Definitions of injure

  1. To act with injustice or contrary to law: to wrong: to damage: to annoy. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  2. To wrong; damage; hurt. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  3. To inflict harm or injury upon. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  4. cause damage or affect negatively; "Our business was hurt by the new competition" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. cause injuries or bodily harm to Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. To harm or hurt; to damage; to impair; to violate, primarily to wrong. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  7. To do a wrong to; to hurt or wound; to damage or impair; to lessen the value of. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for injure

  1. " They would scarcely make use of the powder to injure us," I observed. – Twice Lost by W.H.G. Kingston
  2. So Aponitolau took the head- ax, but when he struck Gawigawen it did not injure him. – Philippine Folk Tales by Mabel Cook Cole