Sentences Containing 'contusion'
In his final game, Brown suffered a spinal cord contusion while assisting on a tackle of New York Jets halfback Adrian Murrell in the closing game of 1997 season.
More Vocab Words::: parameter - limit; independent variable; Ex. parameters of the problem; Ex. within the parameters of the budget
::: underscore - underline; emphasize
::: negligence - neglect; failure to take reasonable care; ADJ. negligent: neglectful; lax; not taking enough care
::: mausoleum - monumental tomb; large stately tomb; CF. Mausolos
::: spruce - neat and trim in appearance; smart; Ex. Be spruce for your job interview; V.
::: ambrosia - food of the gods
::: expostulation - protest; remonstrance; reasoning with someone to correct or dissuade; V. expostulate
::: brazen - insolent; without shame; bold; Ex. brazen lie; V: face with bold self-assurance or with unshamed confidence
::: leonine - like a lion
::: imponderable - weightless; that cannot undergo precise evaluation; CF. pound