hurt wounded
injured injured adj. 1. having received an injury;-- usually used of physical or mental injury to persons. Opposite of {uninjured}. [Narrower terms: {abraded, scraped, skinned ; {battle-scarred, scarred}; {bit, bitten, stung ; {black-and-blue, livid ; {bruised, contused, contusioned ; {bruised, hurt, wounded ; {burned}; {cut, gashed, slashed, split ; {disabled, hors de combat, out of action ; {disjointed, dislocated, separated ; {hurt, wounded ; {lacerated, mangled, torn}; {maimed, mutilated ] Also See: {broken}, {damaged}, {damaged}, {impaired}, {unsound}, {wronged}. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

2. subjected to an injustice.

Syn: aggrieved. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • hurt — [adj] physically or mentally injured aching, aggrieved, agonized, all torn up*, battered, bleeding, bruised, buffeted, burned, busted up*, contused, crushed, cut, damaged, disfigured, distressed, disturbed, grazed, harmed, hit, impaired,… …   New thesaurus

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  • wounded — I noun people who are wounded (Freq. 1) they had to leave the wounded where they fell • Syn: ↑maimed • Hypernyms: ↑people II adjective suffering from physical injury e …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wounded — Wound Wound, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Wounded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Wounding}.] [AS. wundian. [root]140. See {Wound}, n.] [1913 Webster] 1. To hurt by violence; to produce a breach, or separation of parts, in, as by a cut, stab, blow, or the like. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • wounded — wound•ed [[t]ˈwun dɪd[/t]] adj. 1) suffering from a wound or wounds 2) hurt; impaired; damaged: a wounded reputation[/ex] 3) wounded persons collectively (often prec. by the) • Etymology: bef. 1000 …   From formal English to slang

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