injure verb

1 harm yourself/sb physically

ADV. badly, seriously, severely | slightly | accidentally insurance to cover you in case one of your employees accidentally injures someone | deliberately

2 damage sb's reputation, pride, etc.

ADV. seriously, severely This incident could seriously injure the company's reputation.

VERB + INJURE be calculated to (law), be likely to espionage activity which was likely to injure the national interest