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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wound, wounding(adj)

    the act of inflicting a wound

  2. stabbing, wounding(adj)

    causing physical or especially psychological injury

    "a stabbing remark"; "wounding and false charges of disloyalty"


  1. wounding(Noun)

    The act of inflicting a wound.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wounding

    of Wound

How to pronounce Wounding?

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  1. wounding


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wounding in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wounding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Wounding in a Sentence

  1. Abu Mustafa:

    We aim to distract the soldiers from shooting and wounding or killing our people.

  2. Bernard Joseph Saurin:

    Slander is a vice that strikes a double blow; wounding both him that commits, and him against whom it is committed.

  3. Sagir Badaru:

    The car threw another explosive in the midst of grocers outside the main bus station some hundreds of meters away, killing 12 people and wounding many.

  4. Margaret Hilda Thatcher:

    I always cheer up immensely if an attack is particularly wounding because I think, well, if they attack one personally, it means they have not a single political argument left.

  5. David King:

    I arrived just as the first wave of casualties had shown up, i looked across the patients and I knew immediately, without anyone having to tell me, exactly what the wounding mechanism was.

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