What does trauma mean?
Definitions for trauma
ˈtraʊ mə, ˈtrɔ-; -mə tətrau·ma
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injury, hurt, harm, traumanoun
any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.
trauma, psychic traumanoun
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.
Etymology: 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.]
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The numerical value of trauma in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of trauma in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Examples of trauma in a Sentence
Look, everybody faces pain, everybody has trauma. There's addiction in every family. I was in that darkness. I was in that tunnel -- it's a never-ending tunnel. You don't get rid of it. You figure out how to deal with it.
They were more likely to see the trauma in their mind, to see the contextual layout, and to consider it a significant part of their life story.
Everyone talks about how divided we are. But in such a tragic moment, Americans are always powerful and indivisible in trauma.
I felt like a gag order had been placed on me after I had already experienced a trauma.
Body parts are removed because of trauma and cancer, and there’s a whole field of reconstructive plastic surgery to rebuild these structures and restore normal function— the removal idea is something that no plastic surgeon is going to do, the danger with that is people are going to do what they want to do, and it forces them to go down a different route such as having these [procedures] done by non-medical professionals in settings that may not be appropriate.
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Translations for trauma
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- إصابة, صدمةArabic
- trauma, úrazCzech
- vamma, traumaFinnish
- traumatismo, traumaGalician
- トラウマ, 心的外傷, 損傷, 外傷Japanese
- 외상, 外傷Korean
- psychiczny, trauma, urazPolish
- trauma, traumatismoPortuguese
- рана, травмаRussian
- trauma, траумаSerbo-Croatian
- trauma, urážkaSlovak
- travma, poškodbaSlovene
- sakatlık, travmaTurkish
- chấn thươngVietnamese
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