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injured party

  
     ( injured parties    plural  ) Theinjured party in a court case or dispute about unfair treatment is the person who says they were unfairly treated.     (LEGAL)      n-count   usu the N   (=victim)  
The injured party got some compensation.     
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injured  
1       adj   An injured person or animal has physical damage to part of their body, usually as a result of an accident or fighting.  
The other injured man had a superficial stomach wound..., Many of them will have died because they were so badly injured.     
      The injured are people who are injured., n-plural   the N  
Army helicopters tried to evacuate the injured.     
2       adj   If you have injured feelings, you feel upset because you believe someone has been unfair or unkind to you.   (=hurt)  
...a look of injured pride.     


injured party        ( injured parties    plural  ) Theinjured party in a court case or dispute about unfair treatment is the person who says they were unfairly treated.     (LEGAL)      n-count   usu the N   (=victim)  
The injured party got some compensation.     

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injured

  
1    broken, damaged, disabled, hurt, lamed, undermined, weakened, wounded  
2    cut to the quick, disgruntled, displeased, hurt, long-suffering, put out, reproachful, stung, unhappy, upset, wounded  
3    abused, blackened, blemished, defamed, ill-treated, maligned, maltreated, offended, tarnished, vilified, wronged  

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injure, inured, insured, injury

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n.
person at a party
exp.
celebrate smth. with excitement; party wildly; party all night long
exp.
acronym for Let Me Know, as to ask the other party to get back to you
n.
(in an auction, negotiation or other business competition) the situation in which the winning party has overrated the pursued object
[Bus.]
exp.
consider that two parties don't owe anything to each other
n.
an agreement through which one of the parties is offered very advantageous conditions because of the special relation with the partner
[Bus.] most frequently ,"sweetheart deal" has a negative connotation implying the idea of illegality or immorality .
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