Wound

What is Wound?

Wound is wind (noun) 1. a cut made on someone’s body, usually in fighting 2. a hurt to someone’s feelings The wounds caused by the divorce will take years to heal. (verb) 1. to hurt someone badly by cutting into their flesh Two of the gang were wounded in the bank robbery. As a young soldier he was badly wounded in the battle of the Somme. 2. to hurt someone’s feelings She was deeply wounded by what he said.

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level