Simple Definition of traumatize
: to cause (someone) to become very upset in a way that often leads to serious emotional problems : to cause (someone) to suffer emotional trauma
Examples of traumatize in a sentence
He was traumatized by the experience.
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Medical Definition of traumatize
traumatized also British traumatised; traumatizing also British traumatising
: to inflict a trauma upon <traumatized tissues> <children traumatized by physical abuse>
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