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1. hurt  (noun) 
the act of damaging something or someone

  Also known as: damage, harm, scathe


  More Specific:
impairment - damage that results in a reduction of strength or quality
defacement / disfigurement / disfiguration - the act of damaging the appearance or surface of something
wound / wounding - the act of inflicting a wound
burn - damage inflicted by burning
defloration - an act that despoils the innocence or beauty of something


  More Generic:
    change of integrity


2. hurt  (noun) 
a damage or loss

  Also known as: detriment


  More Specific:
expense - a detriment or sacrifice


  More Generic:
    damage     harm     impairment


3. hurt  (noun) 
feelings of mental or physical pain

  Also known as: suffering


  More Specific:
agony / torment / torture - intense feelings of suffering
throes - violent pangs of suffering
discomfort / soreness / irritation - an uncomfortable feeling in some part of the body


  More Generic:
    pain     painfulness


4. hurt  (noun) 
psychological suffering; "the death of his wife caused him great distress"

  Also known as: distress, suffering


  More Specific:
anguish / torment / torture - extreme mental distress
self-torture / self-torment - self-imposed distress
tsoris - (Yiddish) trouble and suffering
wound - a figurative injury (to your feelings or pride)


  More Generic:
    pain     painfulness


5. hurt  (noun) 
any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.

  Also known as: injury, harm, trauma


  More Specific:
birth trauma - physical injury to an infant during the birth process
blast trauma - injury caused the explosion of a bomb (especially in enclosed spaces)
bleeding / hemorrhage / haemorrhage - flow of blood from a ruptured blood vessels
blunt trauma - injury incurred when the human body hits or is hit by a large outside object (as a car)
bruise / contusion - an injury that doesn''t break the skin but results in some discoloration
bump - a lump on the body caused by a blow
burn - an injury cause by exposure to heat or chemicals or radiation
dislocation - a displacement of a part (especially a bone) from its normal position (as in the shoulder or the vertebral column)
electric shock - trauma caused by the passage of electric current through the body (as from contact with high voltage lines or being struck by lightning)
fracture / break - breaking of hard tissue such as bone
frostbite / cryopathy - destruction of tissue by freezing and characterized by tingling, blistering and possibly gangrene
intravasation - entry of foreign matter into a blood vessel
penetrating trauma / penetrating injury - injury incurred when an object (as a knife or bullet or shrapnel) penetrates into the body
pinch - an injury resulting from getting some body part squeezed
rupture - state of being torn or burst open
sting / bite / insect bite - a painful wound caused by the thrust of an insect''s stinger into skin
strain - injury to a muscle (often caused by overuse)
whiplash / whiplash injury - an injury to the neck (the cervical vertebrae) resulting from rapid acceleration or deceleration (as in an automobile accident)
wale / welt / weal / wheal - a raised mark on the skin (as produced by the blow of a whip)
wound / lesion - any break in the skin or an organ caused by violence or surgical incision
wrench / twist / pull - a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments


  More Generic:
    ill health     unhealthiness     health problem


6. hurt  (verb) 
give trouble or pain to; "This exercise will hurt your back"



  Cause:
    ache
    smart
    hurt


  More Specific:
injure / wound - cause injuries or bodily harm to
afflict / trouble / ail / pain - cause bodily suffering to


  More Generic:
    indispose


7. hurt  (verb) 
feel pain or be in pain

  Also known as: suffer


  More Specific:
have - suffer from
gag / choke / strangle / suffocate - struggle for breath
ail - be unwell, ill, or ill disposed
starve / hunger / famish - be hungry


  More Generic:
    be


  Opposite of:
    be well


8. hurt  (verb) 
cause damage or affect negatively; "Our business was hurt by the new competition"

  Also known as: injure


  More Generic:
    damage


9. hurt  (verb) 
cause emotional anguish or make miserable; "It pains me to see my children not being taught well in school"

  Also known as: pain, anguish


  Cause:
    suffer


  More Specific:
agonize / agonise - cause to agonize
try - give pain or trouble to
torment / torture / excruciate / rack - torment emotionally or mentally


  More Generic:
    upset     discompose     untune     disconcert     discomfit


10. hurt  (verb) 
hurt the feelings of; "She hurt me when she did not include me among her guests"; "This remark really bruised me ego"

  Also known as: wound, injure, bruise, offend, spite


  More Specific:
diss / insult / affront - treat, mention, or speak to rudely
lacerate - deeply hurt the feelings of
sting - cause an emotional pain, as if by stinging
humiliate / mortify / chagrin / humble / abase - cause to feel shame


  More Generic:
    arouse     elicit     enkindle     kindle     evoke     fire     raise     provoke


11. hurt  (verb) 
feel physical pain; "Were you hurting after the accident?"

  Also known as: ache, suffer


  More Specific:
catch / get - suffer from the receipt of
twinge - feel a sudden sharp, local pain
prick / sting / twinge - cause a stinging pain
kill - be the source of great pain for


  More Generic:
    perceive     comprehend


12. hurt  (verb) 
be the source of pain

  Also known as: ache, smart


  More Specific:
bite / sting / burn - cause a sharp or stinging pain or discomfort
burn - feel hot or painful
itch - have or perceive an itch
hunger - feel the need to eat
thirst - feel the need to drink
act up - make itself felt as a recurring pain
throb - pulsate or pound with abnormal force
shoot - cause a sharp and sudden pain in


  More Generic:
    cause to be perceived


13. hurt  (s) 
used of inanimate objects or their value

  Also known as: weakened


  Similar:
    damaged


14. hurt  (s) 
suffering from physical injury especially that suffered in battle; "nursing his wounded arm"; "ambulances...for the hurt men and women"

  Also known as: wounded


  Similar:
    injured


 

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