Thesaurus

wound

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of wound

  1. 1 to cause bodily damage to an arrow had wounded the animal, but the vet was able to save it Synonyms of wound damage, harm, hurt, injureWords Related to wound batter, bloody, blow out, bruise, contuse, cut, gash, gore, lacerate, scald, scar, scathe, strain, tear; crease, graze, nick; cripple, hamstring, lame, maim, mangle, mutilate; abuse, aggrieve, afflict, maltreat, torment, torture; lay up; blemish, impair, mar, scrape, spoilNear Antonyms of wound cure, fix, heal, mend, remedy

  2. 2 to cause hurt feelings or deep resentment in that callous comment really wounded me Synonyms of wound affront, dis (also diss) [slang], disrespect, offend, outrage, slap, slight, insultWords Related to wound cut, snub; displease, distress, disturb, hurt, miff, pain, trouble, upset; jeer, mock, ridicule, sneer (at), taunt; defame, disparage, libel, malign, revile, slander, slur, smear; oppress, persecute, torment, tortureNear Antonyms of wound acclaim, applaud, approve, hail; commend, compliment, eulogize, praise; adulate, flatter, sweet-talk; exalt, glorify, honor; delight, gratify, please, satisfy



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