Definitions of sprain:
  • noun:   a painful injury to a joint caused by a sudden wrenching of its ligaments
  • verb:   twist suddenly so as to sprain
    Example: "The hikers sprained their ankles when they fell"
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #67614)

Related words...
Descriptive words...

Search for sprain at other dictionaries: OneLook, Oxford, American Heritage, Merriam-Webster, Wikipedia

Book See sprain used in context: 2 rhymes, several books and articles.

Help  Advanced  Feedback  iPhone/iPad  Android  API  Blog  Privacy

Copyright © 2023 Datamuse