injury, hurt, harm, trauma(noun)
any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.
trauma, psychic trauma(noun)
an emotional wound or shock often having long-lasting effects
Any serious injury to the body, often resulting from violence or an accident.
An emotional wound leading to psychological injury.
An event that causes great distress.
Origin: From τραῦμα.
Trauma is a 2004 British psychological thriller directed by Marc Evans and written by Richard Smith.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
traw′ma, n. an abnormal condition of the body caused by external injury.—adj. Traumat′ic, produced by wounds.—adv. Traumat′ically.—n. Traum′atism, trauma. [Gr., a wound.]
The numerical value of Trauma in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of Trauma in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The only lasting trauma is the one we suffer without positive change.
It shows people how to resist manipulation by charismatic leaders, how to prevent outbursts of group violence and how to deal with trauma.
If I can spare just one gifted child unnecessary trauma, or inspire just one adult to come out of the 'clair closet', the bewilderment I had to endure would all be worth it.
Even where the physical injury is no longer severe, the psychological trauma is really long-lasting, we've heard from a lot of women who experience and remember the trauma as a form of sexual abuse.
It creates a community holding space instead of the burden of trauma being on the shoulders of each individual supporter or survivor, it can be solidifying and reassuring. It can be lifting. It's not just on you anymore.
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Translations for Trauma
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- trauma, úrazCzech
- vamma, traumaFinnish
- trauma, traumatismoGalician
- 心的外傷, 外傷, 損傷, トラウマJapanese
- 外傷, 외상Korean
- trauma, uraz, psychicznyPolish
- trauma, traumatismoPortuguese
- травма, ранаRussian
- trauma, траумаSerbo-Croatian
- urážka, traumaSlovak
- travma, poškodbaSlovene
- travma, sakatlıkTurkish
- chấn thươngVietnamese
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