- physical harm or damage to a person, property, etc.
- an injurious act; specif.,
- an offense against a person's feelings, dignity, etc.
- loss in value inflicted on a business, reputation, etc.
- a violation of rights; wrong
- Obs. an insult
Origin of injuryMiddle English iniurie from Classical Latin injuria from injurius, wrongful, unjust from in-, not + jus (gen. juris), right, justice: see just