Scar

What is Scar ?

Scar is (noun) a mark left on the skin af- ter a wound has healed He still has the scars of his operation.(verb) 1. to leave a mark on the skin He was scarred for life as a result of the accident. 2. to leave a mark on the mind of someone The bullying she re- ceived at school has scarred her for ever. (NOTE: scarring – scarred)

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level