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Noun
A mark, typically from physical trauma or damage
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“A minor incision from the operation would eventually heal and leave only a barely noticeable scar.”
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Mental or emotional trauma caused by an unpleasant experience
“We interpret the remark in the wrong way, become offended and hurt, and an emotional scar begins to form.”
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The face or brink of a rock or mountain
“The shale has locally slipped away from the fault face, leaving a curiously isolated sandstone scar.”
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A mark or line like a seam, such as a wrinkle or scar
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Scarring
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An imperfection, fault or bad name associated with someone
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Scar
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An effect which is not immediately manifested
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Verb
To mark, especially with a scar, scratch or blemish
“The idea of allowing someone to scar his skin with ink and needles frightens him.”
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To cause damage to through scarring
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“Though powdery mildew rarely will kill a plant, it will scar the surface of leaves and lead to short-lived blossoms.”
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To be mentally or emotionally traumatized, especially permanently
“Finding out that Khloe's photos were actually photoshopped is going to scar me forever.”
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To mark or become marked with spots
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