Word:

Sprain

Pronunciation: sprān
v. t.1.To weaken, as a joint, ligament, or muscle, by sudden and excessive exertion, as by wrenching; to overstrain, or stretch injuriously, but without luxation; as, to sprain one's ankle.
[imp. & p. p. Sprained (sprānd); p. pr. & vb. n. Spraining.]
n.1.The act or result of spraining; lameness caused by spraining; as, a bad sprain of the wrist.
Sprain fracture
(Med.) the separation of a tendon from its point of insertion, with the detachment of a shell of bone to which the tendon is attached.
Noun1.sprain - a painful injury to a joint caused by a sudden wrenching of its ligaments
Verb1.sprain - twist suddenly so as to sprain; "wrench one's ankle"; "The wrestler twisted his shoulder"; "the hikers sprained their ankles when they fell"; "I turned my ankle and couldn't walk for several days"
Synonyms: wrick, rick, wrench, twist, turn
abrade, bark, blemish, bloody, break, burn, chafe, check, chip, claw, crack, craze, cut, dislocate, fracture, fray, frazzle, fret, gall, gash, hurt, incise, injure, lacerate, maim, make mincemeat of, maul, mutilate, pierce, pull, puncture, rend, rick, rip, run, rupture, savage, scald, scorch, scotch, scrape, scratch, scuff, skin, slash, slit, stab, stick, strain, stretch, tear, throw, traumatize, turn, twist, wound, wrench
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