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English definition of “wounded”


adjective uk   /ˈwuːn.dɪd/ us  

wounded adjective (UPSET)

offended or upset by what someone has said or done: a wounded expression wounded pride

wounded adjective (INJURED)

injured, especially with a cut or hole in the skin: a wounded soldier


noun [plural] uk   /ˈwuːn.dɪd/ us  
the wounded people who are injured: Ambulances took the wounded to local hospitals.
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