injure

Part of speech: verb

To inflict harm or injury upon.

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Usage examples "injure":

  1. It is enough that he should have been careful to do nothing that might injure his health. - "The Buried Temple", Maurice Maeterlinck.
  2. It is said they failed to injure him. - "Myths and Legends of the Great Plains", Unknown.
  3. We are prepared to live as good neighbors with all, but we cannot be indifferent to acts designed to injure our interests, or our citizens, or our establishments abroad. - "Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present", Various.