Definition Of sprains
the result of a wrench or twist of the ligaments of a joint.
Fishburne, too, suffered his fair share of sprains and bruises, although he said that ‘it comes with the territory’ when dealing with the action genre.
wrench or twist the ligaments of (an ankle, wrist, or other joint) violently so as to cause pain and swelling but not dislocation.
he left in a wheelchair after spraining an ankle