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scar

noun (1)

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(Entry 1 of 3)

something that spoils the appearance or completeness of a thing
  • the scars left by carelessly scratching the car door with one's keys

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scar

noun (2)

Synonyms of scar (Entry 2 of 3)

a steep wall of rock, earth, or ice
  • at the next bend in the river, a scar of red sandstone steeply rises to over 100 feet

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scar

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of scar (Entry 3 of 3)

as in cut, tear

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The first known use of scar was in the 14th century

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“Scar.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/scar. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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