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Synonyms for wound

Synonyms for wound

marked tissue damage, especially when produced by physical injury

to cause physical damage to


to inflict physical or mental injury or distress on

to cause suffering or painful sorrow to

Synonyms for wound

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FI: I wanted to ask you about your book, The Open Sore of a Continent.
His most recent play, The Beatification of Area Boy, arrived in America in October at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, following its debut in Leeds, England last year; his impassioned philosophical essay The Open Sore of a Continent: A Personal Narrative of the Nigerian Crisis, was published last August by Oxford.
A screaming philosopher wrote The Open Sore of a Continent.
The first sign is usually a skin sore, commonly found below the elbow or the knee, and is a distinct swelling which looks like a patch of red skin or an open sore.
DOG owners are being warned about a killer disease that starts with an open sore and ends in kidney failure.
He added that if an open sore develops, one should consult a physician immediately.
As far as I remember - and it's been many years - this has been an open sore that has impacted the real estate community,'' said Mayor Marsha Ramos.
THE Alder Hey scandal has been an open sore for far too long.
Essential comin'-at-you-like-a-fucking-train-without-brakes is Henry Fiat's Open Sore.
There is also a vivid, open sore just above her hand and a trail of cigarette burns up her arm.
In 1996, Soyinka published The Open Sore of a Continent, in which he accused the military regime of having robbed the Nigerian people of its nationhood when it annulled the presidential election of June 12, 1993.
Our preposterous health care system remains an open sore, but the President offers only the wistful hope that some Band-Aids might be found.
The war has been an open sore for Colombia for five decades," Bernard Aronson, who was appointed by President Obama as a special envoy to the Colombian peace process, (https://www.
And an injured sow, with a huge, open sore on its side, is kept wedged in a cramped farrowing crate.
She had smelled of drink and had an open sore on her back.
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