lacerated mangled torn
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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  • torn — [adj1] cut open broken, burst, cleaved, cracked, damaged, divided, fractured, gashed, impaired, lacerated, mangled, ragged, rent, ripped, ruptured, severed, shabby, slashed, sliced, slit, snapped, split, wrenched; concept 485 Ant. fixed, healed,… …   New thesaurus

  • lacerated — adjective 1. irregularly slashed and jagged as if torn lacerate leaves • Syn: ↑lacerate • Similar to: ↑rough 2. having edges that are jagged from injury • Syn: ↑lacerate, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • torn — Synonyms and related words: affected, aggravated, agonized, alienated, broken, burned, burst, busted, checked, chipped, cleft, cloven, cracked, crazed, cut, damaged, deteriorated, devoured by, disaffected, disunited, divided, dowdy, down at heel …   Moby Thesaurus

  • lacerated — lac•er•at•ed [[t]ˈlæs əˌreɪ tɪd[/t]] adj. 1) pat mangled; torn 2) pained; distressed 3) bio frm Biol. having jagged edges, as certain leaves • Etymology: 1600–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • lacerated — Torn; rent; having a ragged edge. [L. lacero, pp. atus, to tear to pieces] * * * lac·er·at·ed (lasґər āt″əd) [L. lacerare to tear] torn; mangled; wounded by a jagged instrument …   Medical dictionary

  • lacerated — /las euh ray tid/, adj. 1. mangled; jagged; torn. 2. pained; wounded; tortured: lacerated sensibilities. 3. Bot., Zool. having the edge variously cut as if torn into irregular segments, as a leaf. [1600 10; LACERATE + ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • lacerated — adj. torn, ripped, mangled; injured, damaged; jagged lac·er·ate || læsÉ™reɪt v. tear, mangle, rip; injure, hurt (emotionally or physically) adj. torn, ripped, mangled; injured, damaged; jagged …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Lacerated — Lacerate Lac er*ate, Lacerated Lac er*a ted, p. a. [L. laceratus, p. p.] 1. Rent; torn; mangled; as, a lacerated wound. [1913 Webster] By each other s fury lacerate Southey. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot. & Zo[ o]l.) Jagged, or slashed irregularly, at… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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