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::: replenish - fill up again
::: laggard - slow; sluggish; N: one who lags; straggler
::: feign - pretend
::: commune - small (often rural) community whose members share work and income; V: exchange thoughts or feelings; Ex. commune with nature
::: sextant - navigation tool used to determine a ship's latitude and longitude (by measuring the altitudes of stars)
::: replete - fully filled; filled to the brim or to the point of being stuffed; abundantly supplied; Ex. report replete with errors
::: visionary - produced by imagination; fanciful; mystical; showing foresight; N: one having foresight; one given to speculative impractical ideas
::: muster - gather; assemble (troops); Ex. muster up one's strength for the ordeal; N.
::: construe - explain; interpret; Ex. construe her silence as meaning that she agreed; CF. misconstrue
::: apocalyptic - prophetic; pertaining to revelations especially of disaster; N. apocalypse