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wound

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

as in injury

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wound

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of wound (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to cause bodily damage to
  • an arrow had wounded the animal, but the vet was able to save it

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2 to cause hurt feelings or deep resentment in
  • that callous comment really wounded me

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The first known use of wound was before the 12th century

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“Wound.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wound. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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