n (plural -ries)countable or uncountable/numerable o no numerable
- herida (feminine) to receive/sustain an injury recibir/sufrir una herida injuries to the hands and face heridas en manos y cara to do oneself an injury hacerse* daño, lastimarse internal/head injuries heridas internas/en la cabeza an injury to sb's pride/reputation un agravio al orgullo/a la reputación de algn (before noun/delante del nombre) injury time (British English/inglés británico) [Sport/Deporte] tiempo (masculine) de descuentoMore example sentences
- Carey has had a recurrence of an ankle injury which has severely limited his training.
- He suffered leg and back injuries as he fell to the ground when the vehicle crashed into a hedge.
- It is feared the man will not walk again because of the severe spinal injuries he suffered.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.