What does hurting mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pain, hurtingnoun

    a symptom of some physical hurt or disorder

    "the patient developed severe pain and distension"


  1. hurting

    Hurting is the act of causing physical or emotional pain or harm to someone or something. It can include actions such as physical assault, verbal abuse or any form of mistreatment that leads to discomfort, distress, or suffering. Hurt can also be a subjective feeling of pain or distress.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hurting

    of Hurt

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  1. unright

  2. ungirth

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hurting in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hurting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of hurting in a Sentence

  1. Antwon Golatte:

    I want them to step down, they knew they were wrong for what they did and they're not just going to keep hurting innocent people out there.

  2. Britney Blair:

    In the current environment, we are way more likely to talk about the ways in which we're hurting, when that's authentic, it's the kind of thing you want to hold on to. It's also really sexy when a potential partner is willing to be so vulnerable and real.

  3. Cambodian Mollyda Keo:

    I was waiting for the right moment in order to avoid hurting someone's feelings.

  4. Ellie Morello:

    My throat's hurting from the smoke, burned leaves and sparks were falling on me like rain.

  5. Sheriff Grady Judd:

    Together with the Polk County School Board we are committed to keeping children safe. Thanks to their quick actions in reporting this, we were able to prevent this monster from hurting anyone else.

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