The narrator returns to fiction whenever he struggles to make sense of his fractured identity.
His badly bruised victim wound up with a ruptured spleen, a fractured skull, and a partially detached liver.
fractured as they are, ultra-Orthodox groups almost always come together when facing external pressures.
In other words, the same ideas we have now, fractured and placed under a different banner.
But Galnoor said the center-left seemed too fractured for a similar move.
When a rib is fractured a sharp end may pierce the skin or the lung; either complication is serious.
The fall fractured his ankle and incapacitated him from service.
He suffered a fractured skull and several bones broken and internal injuries.
An old, old gentleman who fell on the pavement yesterday and fractured his hip.
Shortly after the date of our separation, you heard, I think, of the fall in the circus that fractured my skull?
fracture frac·ture (frāk'chər)
The act or process of breaking.
A break, rupture, or crack, especially in bone or cartilage.
A break or rupture in bone tissue. ◇ A comminuted fracture results in more than two fragments. ◇ Although most fractures are caused by a direct blow or sudden, twisting force, stress fractures result from repetitive physical activity. ◇ In an incomplete fracture, the fracture line does not completely traverse the bone.