- vt. 伤害；给留下伤痕
- vi. 结疤；痊愈
- n. 创伤；伤痕
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来自中古英语 skar,切口，裂缝，来自 Proto-Germanic*skardaz,切口，来自 PIE*sker,砍，切， 词源同 shear,score.引申词义伤痛，伤痕。
- scar (n.)
- late 14c., from Old French escare "scab" (Modern French escarre), from Late Latin eschara, from Greek eskhara "scab formed after a burn," literally "hearth, fireplace," of unknown origin. English sense probably influenced by Middle English skar (late 14c.) "crack, cut, incision," from Old Norse skarð, related to score (n.). Figurative sense attested from 1580s.
- scar (v.)
- 1550s, from scar (n.1). Figurative use from 1590s. Related: Scarred; scarring.
- scar (n.2)
- "bare and broken rocky face of a cliff or mountain," 1670s, earlier "rock, crag" (14c.), perhaps from Old Norse sker "isolated rock or low reef in the sea," from Proto-Germanic *sker- "to cut" (see shear (v.)).
- 1. A muscle tear will leave a scar after healing.
- 2. Her face was disfigured by a long red scar.
- 3. a scar on his cheek
- 4. Haas identified the suspect by the scar on his face.
- 5. The blowup showed a scar on the attacker's cheek.
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