Synonyms of wound in English:



  • 1 a chest wound
    injury, lesion, cut, gash, laceration, tear, slash; graze, scratch, abrasion; bruise, contusion; Medicinetrauma
  • 2 the wounds inflicted by the media
    insult, blow, slight, offense, affront; hurt, damage, injury, pain, distress, grief, anguish, torment
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  • 1 he was critically wounded
    injure, hurt, harm; maim, mutilate, disable, incapacitate, cripple; lacerate, cut, graze, gash, stab, slash
  • 2 her words had wounded him
    hurt, scar, damage, injure; insult, slight, offend, affront, distress, disturb, upset, trouble; grieve, sadden, pain, cut, sting, shock, traumatize, torment
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