- (archaic) a wound or pain
verb (hurts, hurting, hurt)
- 1605, I have received a . " William Shakespeare, King Lear III.vii
- (intransitive) to be painful
- (transitive) to cause (a creature) physical pain and/or injury
- (transitive) to cause (somebody) emotional pain
Etymology: From hurter (French: heurter).
- wounded, physically injured
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