Associations to the word «Hurt»


HURT, verb. (intransitive) To be painful.
HURT, verb. (transitive) To cause (a creature) physical pain and/or injury.
HURT, verb. (transitive) To cause (somebody) emotional pain.
HURT, verb. (transitive) To undermine, impede, or damage.
HURT, adjective. Wounded, physically injured.
HURT, adjective. Pained.
HURT, noun. An emotional or psychological hurt (humiliation or bad experience)
HURT, noun. (archaic) A bodily injury causing pain; a wound or bruise.
HURT, noun. (archaic) injury; damage; detriment; harm
HURT, noun. (heraldiccharge) A roundel azure (blue circular spot).
HURT, noun. (engineering) A band on a trip-hammer helve, bearing the trunnions.
HURT, noun. A husk.
HURT, proper noun. A town in Virginia.
HURT LOCKER, noun. (US) (slang) A state of severe physical or emotional injury.
HURT SOMEONE'S FEELINGS, verb. (idiomatic) To offend or hurt someone.

Dictionary definition

HURT, noun. Any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc..
HURT, noun. Psychological suffering; "the death of his wife caused him great distress".
HURT, noun. Feelings of mental or physical pain.
HURT, noun. A damage or loss.
HURT, noun. The act of damaging something or someone.
HURT, verb. Be the source of pain.
HURT, verb. Give trouble or pain to; "This exercise will hurt your back".
HURT, verb. Cause emotional anguish or make miserable; "It pains me to see my children not being taught well in school".
HURT, verb. Cause damage or affect negatively; "Our business was hurt by the new competition".
HURT, verb. Hurt the feelings of; "She hurt me when she did not include me among her guests"; "This remark really bruised my ego".
HURT, verb. Feel physical pain; "Were you hurting after the accident?".
HURT, verb. Feel pain or be in pain.
HURT, adjective. Suffering from physical injury especially that suffered in battle; "nursing his wounded arm"; "ambulances...for the hurt men and women".
HURT, adjective. Damaged inanimate objects or their value.

Wise words

Since a politician never believes what he says, he is quite surprised to be taken at his word.
Charles de Gaulle