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traumatize

verb [T usually passive] (UK usually traumatise) uk   /ˈtrɔː.mə.taɪz/ /ˈtraʊ-/  us   /ˈtrɑː-/
to shock and upset someone severely and for a long time: She was completely traumatized by the death of her mother.
traumatized
adjective (UK usually traumatised) uk   us   /-taɪzd/
The whole experience left him traumatized.
Translations of “traumatize”
in Chinese (Traditional) 受到精神創傷的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 受到精神创伤的…
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