How Do You Spell CONTUSION?

Correct spelling for the English word "contusion" is [k_ə_n_t_j_ˈuː_ʒ_ə_n], [kəntjˈuːʒən], [kəntjˈuːʒən]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

Common Misspellings for CONTUSION

Below is the list of 193 misspellings for the word "contusion".

Similar spelling words for CONTUSION


Definition of CONTUSION

  1. The act of beating and bruising; the state of being beaten and bruised; a bruise.

Anagrams of CONTUSION

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  • continuos.

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Usage Examples for CONTUSION

  1. His wounds were not serious, although the contusion on the temple, which, however, had left the skull uninjured, occasioned some uneasiness at first. - "Fort Lafayette or, Love and Secession" by Benjamin Wood
  2. Over one of these we hauled the boats with extreme difficulty by a " standing pull," and the weather being then so thick that we could see no pass across the next tier, we were obliged to stop at nine A. M. While performing this laborious work, which required the boats to be got up and down places almost perpendicular, James Parker, my coxswain, received a severe contusion in his back, by the boat falling upon him from a hummock, and the boats were constantly subject to very heavy blows, but sustained no damage. - "Three Voyages for the Discovery of a Northwest Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific, and Narrative of an Attempt to Reach the North Pole, Volume 2 (of 2)" by Sir William Edward Parry