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Injured, wounded or hurt

injured

adjective

hurt in an accident or attack

wounded

adjective

injured, especially with a cut in your flesh

hurt

adjective

injured, or feeling physical pain

black and blue

adjective

covered in bruises (=dark marks on your skin where you have been injured but not cut)

cut up

adjective

injured by being cut many times

burnt

adjective

injured or damaged by burning

critical

adjective

someone who is critical is very seriously ill or injured and might die

comfortable

adjective

not suffering much pain despite being ill or injured

out of action

if someone is out of action, they are injured or too ill to perform their usual activities

battered

adjective

used for describing someone who has been treated violently by a member of their family. The usual word is now abused.

dark pool

a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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an extra sail sometimes fitted on the front of a boat used for racing

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