wound
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wound(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (physical injury)
a. la herida
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
My wound hasn't healed yet.Mi herida no ha sanado aún.
2. (emotional injury)
a. la herida
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
He left a wound in my heart.Él me dejó una herida en el corazón.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to physically injure)
a. herir
Two soldiers were seriously wounded during the attack.Dos soldados resultaron gravemente heridos en el ataque.
b. hacer una herida (accidentally)
He was distracted and wounded me with the knife.Estaba distraído y me hizo una herida con el cuchillo.
4. (to emotionally injure)
a. herir
Her actions wounded him forever.Sus actos lo dejaron herido para siempre.
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wound [wuːnd]
noun
herida (f)
a bullet/knife wound una herida de bala/cuchillo; a chest/head wound una herida en el pecho/la cabeza
to lick one's wounds lamer sus heridas
to open up old wounds abrir viejas heridas
transitive verb
herir
he was wounded in the leg fue herido en la pierna; to wound sb's feelings herir los sentimientos de algn; she was deeply wounded by this remark su comentario la hirió profundamente
wound [waʊnd]
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "wound"
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wound up
agitado
gunshot wound
herida de bala
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