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 Wordswhim - sudden capricious idea; fancy
vantage - position giving an advantage (such as a strategic point); CF. vantagepoint
sleight - dexterity; CF. sleight of hand: legerdemain; quickness of the hands in doing tricks
debonair - (of men) friendly, charming, and fashionably dressed; aiming to please; CF. of good disposition
calumny - malicious misrepresentation; slander
decant - pour off gently (wine or liquid)
nonchalance - indifference; lack of concern; composure; ADJ. nonchalant: unconcerned; cool; indifferent; Ex. nonchalant attitude to his debts
coagulate - congeal; thicken; clot; N. coagulant
rubric - title or heading (in red print); directions for religious ceremony; protocol
magnate - person of prominence or influence; powerful or influential person (in business or industry); Ex. oil magnate