Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun injury

5 senses of injury

Sense 1
injury, hurt, harm, trauma -- (any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.)
       => ill health, unhealthiness, health problem -- (a state in which you are unable to function normally and without pain)

Sense 2
injury, accidental injury -- (an accident that results in physical damage or hurt)
       => accident -- (an unfortunate mishap; especially one causing damage or injury)

Sense 3
wound, injury, combat injury -- (a casualty to military personnel resulting from combat)
       => personnel casualty, loss -- (military personnel lost by death or capture)

Sense 4
injury -- (an act that causes someone or something to receive physical damage)
       => wrongdoing, wrongful conduct, misconduct, actus reus -- (activity that transgresses moral or civil law; "he denied any wrongdoing")

Sense 5
injury -- (wrongdoing that violates another's rights and is unjustly inflicted)
       => wrongdoing, wrongful conduct, misconduct, actus reus -- (activity that transgresses moral or civil law; "he denied any wrongdoing")

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