1. [ noun ] (medicine) any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.
Synonyms: injury hurt trauma
Related terms: ill_health wound bleeding bruise frostbite electric_shock dislocation fracture blast_trauma rupture sting pinch bump wale whiplash wrench intravasation birth_trauma burn blunt_trauma penetrating_injury strain injure suffer traumatize
2. [ verb ] cause or do harm to

"These pills won't harm your system"

Related terms: injure sicken damage
3. [ noun ] the occurrence of a change for the worse
Synonyms: damage impairment
Related terms: change distortion detriment run impair
4. [ noun ] the act of damaging something or someone
Synonyms: damage scathe hurt
Related terms: change_of_integrity wound defacement burn defloration impairment
5. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 21538
Similar spelling:   harem