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scar

 
 
pronunciation:
skar
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the mark left when a wound has healed.
The burn left a scar on my arm.
definition 2: any mark left after physical or emotional damage.
The roller skate left a scar in the wood floor.The evil clown in the movie scarred the little boy for life, making him forever afraid of clowns.
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: scars, scarring, scarred
definition: to mark with a scar.
The cat's claws scarred the table.
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