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herida

Translation of herida in English:

sustantivo femenino

  • 1 (en el cuerpo) sufrió heridas de carácter grave en el accidente
    he was seriously injured in the accident
    he suffered o received o [formal] sustained serious injuries in the accident
    al caerse, se hizo una herida en la rodilla
    he cut his knee when he fell
    la enfermera le lavó la herida
    the nurse bathed the wound
    presentaba heridas de arma blanca
    he had stab wounds
    la herida no ha cicatrizado
    the wound hasn't healed
    hurgar en la herida
    to open old wounds
    lamerse las heridas
    to lick one's wounds
    respirar por la herida
    to reveal one's true feelings (of bitterness)

Compounds

herida no penetrante

  • superficial wound

herida penetrante

  • penetrating o puncture wound
Example sentences
  • En el trayecto de huida se produjo algunas heridas en las piernas.
  • Se cierran las pequeñas heridas quirúrgicas con una sutura fina.
  • Caminó varios metros con tremenda herida en la cabeza antes de perder el conocimiento.

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