They hold power and injure all who come into their view, not with overt malice, but adolescent ignorance.
In the marketplace of ideas, there is a difference between trying to persuade and trying to injure.
Even a relatively small 250-pound bomb could kill or injure friendly troops who are within 650 feet of the explosion.
Not mentioned in the video: Firearms kill or injure 10,000 American children each year.
Although unhurt, Clinton did injure her elbow in 2009 after a fall that required surgery.
A careless groom might injure it in the hurry and excitement of the night.
We are bound in all our visits to bring relief to invalids, and not to injure them.
Swear to me that you will not injure the child, or I will not bring it to you.
Any turbidness or impurity in the water will injure the clearness of the sweetmeats.
All might be well; and, if it were not, the power of this man to injure us could not be very great.
mid-15c., "do an injustice to, dishonor," probably a back-formation from injury, or else from Middle French injuriier, from Latin injurare. Injury also served as a verb (late 15c.). Related: Injured; injuring.