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to bang
/ˈbæŋ/
verb
to accidentally hit or get hit by something that injures or damages a part of one's body
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to bleed
/ˈbɫid/
verb
to lose blood from an injury or wound
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to sustain
/səˈsteɪn/
verb
to suffer or undergo something irritating, especially an injury, disease, etc.
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to wound
/ˈwaʊnd/, /ˈwund/
verb
to cause physical harm or injury to someone
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to cut
/ˈkət/
verb
to make an incision, opening or a wound in something, especially with a sharp tool or object
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to burn
/bɜːrn/
verb
to cause someone pain or discomfort
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to break
/ˈbɹeɪk/
verb
to have or cause a crack and a separation in one of the bones of the body
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to bruise
/ˈbɹuz/
verb
to make injuries, particularly ones caused by a blow appear on the skin and cause discoloration
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to crick
/ˈkɹɪk/
verb
twist (a body part) into a strained position
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to cripple
/ˈkɹɪpəɫ/
verb
to inflict severe damage to someone's body so that they are unable to walk or move properly
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to crush
/ˈkɹəʃ/
verb
to become damaged, broken, or deformed under pressure
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to debilitate
/dəˈbɪɫəˌteɪt/
verb
to make someone or something weaker or less effective
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to dislocate
/ˈdɪsɫoʊkeɪt/
verb
to suddenly cause a bone to move out of its original place
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to graze
/ˈɡɹeɪz/
verb
to cause injury to the surface of one's skin by rubbing it against something rough
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to incapacitate
/ˌɪnkəˈpæsɪˌteɪt/
verb
to injure or weaken someone in a way that one cannot live normally
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to jam
/ˈdʒæm/
verb
crush or bruise
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to lacerate
/ˈɫæsɝˌeɪt/
verb
to pierce or tear the skin or flesh, causing deep and often irregular wounds
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to maim
/ˈmeɪm/
verb
to cause serious and often permanent injury to a person, typically by disabling a part of their body
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to mangle
/ˈmæŋɡəɫ/
verb
to severely damage or destroy something
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to mutilate
/ˈmjutəˌɫeɪt/
verb
to cause severe damage or harm
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to tear
/ˈtɛɹ/, /ˈtɪɹ/
verb
to injure a muscle, etc. by stretching it too much
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to trample
/ˈtɹæmpəɫ/
verb
to hurt or injure by crushing or stepping heavily on something or someone
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to twist
/ˈtwɪst/
verb
to injure a joint, particularly one's ankle or wrist by turning it in an awkward way
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to wrench
/ˈɹɛntʃ/
verb
to injure a part of one's body, particularly one's ankle or shoulder by twisting it suddenly or violently
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to bump
/bʌmp/
verb
to accidentally hit a part of one's body against something, especially with great force and in a way that causes injury
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to concuss
/kənkˈʌs/
verb
to forcefully smack someone on the head and make them temporarily unconscious or confused
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to fracture
/ˈfɹækʃɝ/, /ˈfɹæktʃɝ/
verb
to cause the bone to break
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to hobble
/ˈhɑbəɫ/
verb
to walk unsteadily or clumsily due to sustaining injuries or physical limitations
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rupture
/ˈɹəptʃɝ/
noun
a severe injury that causes an internal organ or soft tissue to break or tear suddenly
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to scab
/ˈskæb/
verb
to form a scab, a crust of dry blood that forms over a wound as it recovers
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to scald
/ˈskɔɫd/
verb
to injure oneself with hot liquid or steam
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to scratch
/ˈskɹætʃ/
verb
to make small cuts or marks on a surface
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to sting
/ˈstɪŋ/
verb
(of an animal or insect) to pierce the skin of another animal or a human, typically injecting poison, either in self-defense or while preying
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to scar
/ˈskɑɹ/
verb
to leave a mark on the skin after the injured tissue has healed
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to scrape
/ˈskɹeɪp/
verb
(of skin tissue) to accidentally damage or injure by rubbing against a rough surface or with something sharp and abrasive
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to sprain
/ˈspɹeɪn/
verb
(of a ligament) to be suddenly twisted, which results in much pain
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to stab
/ˈstæb/
verb
to push a knife or other sharp object into someone to injure or kill them
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to paralyze
/ˈpɛɹəˌɫaɪz/
verb
to cause a person, animal, or part of the body to lose the ability to move or function, usually due to injury or illness
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