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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (wounded)
a. injured
El tenista lesionado tuvo que dejar de jugar durante dos meses.The injured tennis player had to stop playing for two months.
b. hurt
Los dos vehículos chocaron pero felizmente nadie resultó lesionado.The two vehicles collided but fortunately no one was hurt.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
2. (wounded person)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
El partido terminó con un saldo de tres lesionados.By the end of the game three players had been injured.
Los lesionados fueron trasladados al hospital más cercano.The injured were taken to the nearest hospital.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. injured
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (general)
a. injured person
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(herido) hurt; (Dep) injured;
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