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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)

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