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British English: /skɑː/
American English: /skɑr/

Translation of scar in German:


  • (literal or figurative)
    Narbe, die
    duelling scar
    Schmiss, der
    bear the scars of something
    von etwas gezeichnet sein
    be a scar on the landscape
    ein Schandfleck in der Landschaft sein

transitive verb -rr-

  • scar somebody/somebody's face
    bei jemandem/in jemandes Gesicht Dat. Narben hinterlassen
    scar somebody for life
    jemanden für sein ganzes Leben zeichnen
    leave somebody [badly] scarred (literal or figurative)
    [schlimme] Narben bei jemandem hinterlassen

intransitive verb

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