Definition of Wound in English :
Define Wound in English
Wound meaning in English
Meaning of Wound in English
Pronunciation of Wound in English
Wound pronunciation in English
Pronounce Wound in Englishsee synonyms of wound
1. lesion, wound
an injury to living tissue (especially an injury involving a cut or break in the skin)
a casualty to military personnel resulting from combat
a figurative injury (to your feelings or pride)
Example Sentences:'he feared that mentioning it might reopen the wound''deep in her breast lives the silent wound''The right reader of a good poem can tell the moment it strikes him that he has taken an immortal wound--that he will never get over it'
hurt the feelings of
Example Sentences:'She hurt me when she did not include me among her guests''This remark really bruised my ego'
put in a coil
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