Definition of injury time in English:

injury time

Line breaks: in¦jury time


[mass noun] British
  • (In soccer and other sports) extra playing time allowed by a referee to compensate for time lost in dealing with injuries: they equalized in injury time
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    • Last season Bolton conceded a goal in injury time in five games and it cost the club ten points.
    • I don't agree with the time wasting bit - a referee can always allow more injury time to compensate.
    • By the time the referee has sorted out all the pushing and shoving in the penalty box injury time is nearly over.

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