Wordlist: Injuries - List 2

 

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  • break
    • break, broke, broken[bɹeɪk](irregular verb)
    • Definition:
      • to end up in two or more pieces that can't easily be reassembled; of a bone, to crack or fracture through a sudden physical strain
    • Example:
      • Don't slip and break your leg.
      • Synonym(s):
        crack, fracture
  • fracture
    • fracture, fractures[ˈfɹæk.tʃɘ](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the act of breaking, or something that has broken, especially a bone
    • Example:
      • The fracture needs to be treated in a hospital.
  • cast
    • cast, casts[kɑːst](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a supportive and immobilising device used to help mend broken bones
    • Example:
      • The doctor put a cast on the boy’s broken arm.
  • burn
    • burn, burns[bɜː(r)n](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a physical injury caused by heat, electricity, radiation or caustic chemicals
    • Example:
      • She had second-degree burns from falling in the bonfire.
    • bump, bumps[bʌmp](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a swelling on the skin caused by illness or injury
    • Example:
      • How did you get that bump on your head?
  • twist
    • twist[twɪst](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to turn the ends of something in opposite directions, often using force
    • Example:
      • I slipped and twisted my ankle.
      • Synonym(s):
        dislocate
  • sprain
    • sprain[spɹeɪn](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to weaken a joint, ligament, or muscle, by sudden and excessive exertion, as by wrenching; to overstrain, or stretch injuriously, but without luxation
    • Example:
      • He sprained his ankle and couldn't walk anymore.
  • strain
    • strain, strains[stɹeɪn](noun)
    • Definition:
      • an excessive and hurtful exertion or tension, as of the muscles; an injury resulting from violent effort
    • Example:
      • She had a painful strain in her leg.
    • strain[stɹeɪn](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to apply a force or forces to something by stretching out beyond what is normal or comfortable
    • Example:
      • Wrap the strained area to reduce swelling.
    • damage[ˈdæmədʒ](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to make something less intact or even destroy it; to harm or cause destruction
    • Example:
      • Be careful not to damage any of the fragile items while unpacking them.
      • Synonym(s):
        harm
  • bruise
    • bruise, bruises[bɹuːz](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a purplish mark on the skin due to leakage of blood from capillaries under the surface that have been damaged by a blow
    • Example:
      • He showed his bruises to the doctor.
    • cuts and bruises(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • Julia hides her cuts and bruises with a bandage.
  • swell
    • swell, swelled, swollen[swɛl](irregular verb)
    • Definition:
      • to become bigger than usual
    • Example:
      • They were worried because his foot was swollen.
  • stiff
    • stiff[stɪf](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • of an object, hard to bend and not flexible; of muscles, or parts of the body, painful, as a result of excessive, or unaccustomed exercise
    • Example:
      • My legs are stiff after climbing that hill yesterday.
 

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        burn
        a physical injury caused by heat, electricity, radiation or caustic chemicals
        break
        to end up in two or more pieces that can't easily be reassembled; of a bone, to crack or fracture through a sudden physical strain
        fracture
        the act of breaking, or something that has broken, especially a bone
        damage
        to make something less intact or even destroy it; to harm or cause destruction
        strain
        to apply a force or forces to something by stretching out beyond what is normal or comfortable
        sprain
        to weaken a joint, ligament, or muscle, by sudden and excessive exertion, as by wrenching; to overstrain, or stretch injuriously, but without luxation
        swell
        to become bigger than usual
        bump
        a swelling on the skin caused by illness or injury
        cast
        a supportive and immobilising device used to help mend broken bones
        cuts and bruises
        bruise
        a purplish mark on the skin due to leakage of blood from capillaries under the surface that have been damaged by a blow
        strain
        an excessive and hurtful exertion or tension, as of the muscles; an injury resulting from violent effort
        stiff
        of an object, hard to bend and not flexible; of muscles, or parts of the body, painful, as a result of excessive, or unaccustomed exercise
        twist
        to turn the ends of something in opposite directions, often using force
         
         
         

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        cast
        a supportive and immobilising device used to help mend broken bones
        fracture
        the act of breaking, or something that has broken, especially a bone
        stiff
        of an object, hard to bend and not flexible; of muscles, or parts of the body, painful, as a result of excessive, or unaccustomed exercise
        sprain
        to weaken a joint, ligament, or muscle, by sudden and excessive exertion, as by wrenching; to overstrain, or stretch injuriously, but without luxation
        break
        to end up in two or more pieces that can't easily be reassembled; of a bone, to crack or fracture through a sudden physical strain
        strain+1
        an excessive and hurtful exertion or tension, as of the muscles; an injury resulting from violent effort
        bruise
        a purplish mark on the skin due to leakage of blood from capillaries under the surface that have been damaged by a blow
        burn
        a physical injury caused by heat, electricity, radiation or caustic chemicals
        twist
        to turn the ends of something in opposite directions, often using force
        swollen
        to become bigger than usual
         
         
         
         
         

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