badly hurt

This page is about the collocation badly hurt

collocation pattern: adverb + adjective


seriously injured

For example

  • The building was badly damaged, but luckily no-one was badly hurt.

  • Sometimes my kids got hurt playing sport, but never too badly.

Also "badly injured" and "seriously hurt"

Quick Quiz

If you think someone's badly hurt, you should

a. call an ambulance

b. find a clean bandage

c. help them to their feet

Contributor: Matt Errey