injurer


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in·jure

 (ĭn′jər)
tr.v. in·jured, in·jur·ing, in·jures
1.
a. To cause physical harm to; hurt: The accident injured the passengers. The fall injured his knee.
b. To experience injury in (oneself or a body part): She injured her ankle climbing down the hill.
2.
a. To cause damage to; impair: The gossip injured his reputation.
b. To commit an injustice or offense against; wrong: people who were injured by the false accusations.
3. To cause distress to; wound: injured their feelings.

[Middle English injuren, to wrong, dishonor, from Old French injurier, from Latin iniūriārī, from iniūria, a wrong; see injury.]

in′jur·er n.
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I sank to the ground, and my injurer, with increased swiftness, escaped into the wood.
For all these are ready to witness on behalf of the corrupter, of the injurer of their kindred, as Meletus and Anytus call me; not the corrupted youth only--there might have been a motive for that--but their uncorrupted elder relatives.
MUST I not wear stilts, that they may OVERLOOK my long legs--all those enviers and injurers around me?
One might have fancied that the big-headed babies were toppling over with their hydrocephalic attempts to reckon up the children of men who transform their benefactors into their injurers by the same process.
Actually, the title "personal trainer" should be changed to "personal injurer.
Forgiveness does not, however, excuse or justify the actions of the injurer.
If one can go back in time and find an earlier choice that was itself culpable, and that in-fact and proximately caused accidental injury to another, then one can blame the injurer for that prior choice, even if one cannot blame her for any inadvertence at the time the accident occurs.
Such catastrophes are treated separately because on the one hand they are obviously man-made, but on the other hand they share a similarity with natural catastrophes: The injurer (the terrorist) typically can either not be found or is insolvent.
Liability is established prospectively for an entire "class" of cases, regardless of the level of precaution adopted by the injurer.
Under the conventional application of this rule, the victim first collects the money and compensates the injurer, and only then is the injurer required to eliminate the nuisance (ex ante).
Var of injurer walking to ambulance with the help of UMKE (National Medical Rescue Team) teams
Sometimes the injured person does not know or loses contact with the injurer as may be the case in rape or situations of genocide.