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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Wound  \Wound\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Wounded};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Wounding}.]  [AS.  wundian  [root]140.  See  {Wound},  n.] 
  1.  To  hurt  by  violence;  to  produce  a  breach,  or  separation  of 
  parts  in  as  by  a  cut,  stab,  blow,  or  the  like 
 
  The  archers  hit  him  and  he  was  sore  wounded  of  the 
  archers.  --1  Sam.  xxxi. 
  3. 
 
  2.  To  hurt  the  feelings  of  to  pain  by  disrespect, 
  ingratitude,  or  the  like  to  cause  injury  to 
 
  When  ye  sin  so  against  the  brethren,  and  wound  their 
  weak  conscience,  ye  sin  against  Christ.  --1  Cor. 
  viii.  12. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  wounded 
  adj  1:  suffering  from  physical  injury  especially  that  suffered  in 
  battle;  "nursing  his  wounded  arm";  "ambulances...for 
  the  hurt  men  and  women"  [syn:  {hurt}] 
  2:  suffering  from  emotional  injury;  "a  bruised  ego";  "to  salve 
  her  wounded  feelings";  "an  air  of  hurt  innocence";  "a  tone 
  of  hurt  surprise"  [syn:  {bruised},  {hurt}] 
  n  :  people  who  are  wounded;  "they  had  to  leave  the  wounded  where 
  they  fell"  [syn:  {maimed}] 




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