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1. scar

noun. ['ˈskɑːr'] a mark left (usually on the skin) by the healing of injured tissue.

Synonyms

  • symptom
  • cheloid
  • sword-cut
  • cicatrice
  • keloid
  • cicatrix
  • vaccination
  • pockmark

Antonyms

  • detach
  • add
  • ignore
  • take away

Etymology

  • sker (Old Norse)

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Rhymes with Scar

  • wor
  • hekmatyar
  • balakumar
  • almodovar
  • zulfikar
  • zaldivar
  • valdemar
  • transtar
  • superstar
  • saldovar
  • saldivar
  • rajkumar
  • qasr
  • menjivar
  • baltazar
  • baldemar
  • almanzar
  • victoire
  • preslar
  • myanmar
  • kjar
  • hocevar
  • gregoire
  • farquar
  • emdr
  • delebarre
  • delamar
  • cotnoir
  • belvoir
  • aquilar

How do you pronounce scar?

Pronounce scar as skɑr.

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Sentences with scar


1. Noun, singular or mass
Draw a scar line and stitches on your forehead with the same eyeliner pencil.

2. Verb, past participle
If scar tissue is already present, medications may have little effect.

3. Verb, base form
High blood sugar can cause these structures to scar and become thicker than normal.

Quotes about scar


1. It's so hard to forget pain, but it's even harder to remember sweetness. We have no scar to show for happiness. We learn so little from peace.
- Chuck Palahniuk, Diary

2. The sudden disappointment of a hope leaves a scar which the ultimate fulfillment of that hope never entirely removes.
- Thomas Hardy

3. It has been said, 'time heals all wounds.' I do not agree. The wounds remain. In time, the mind, protecting its sanity, covers them with scar tissue and the pain lessens. But it is never gone.
- Rose Kennedy

2. scar

noun. ['ˈskɑːr'] an indication of damage.

Synonyms

  • scratch
  • defect
  • mar
  • blemish
  • mark

Antonyms

  • fall back
  • dissuade
  • deficit
  • lead

Etymology

  • sker (Old Norse)

3. scar

verb. ['ˈskɑːr'] mark with a scar.

Synonyms

  • incise
  • disfigure
  • cicatrize
  • score
  • blemish
  • cicatrise
  • nock
  • deface
  • pock
  • pockmark
  • mark

Antonyms

  • hypocalcemia
  • hyponatremia
  • hyperglycemia
  • hypoglycemia

Etymology

  • sker (Old Norse)
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