trauma

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek τραῦμα (trauma, wound, damage).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈtɹɔː.mə/, /ˈtɹaʊ.mə/
Rhymes: -ɔːmə, -aʊmə

Noun[edit]

trauma (plural traumas or traumata)

  1. Any serious injury to the body, often resulting from violence or an accident.
  2. An emotional wound leading to psychological injury.
    • 2011 December 14, Steven Morris, “Devon woman jailed for 168 days for killing kitten in microwave”, Guardian:
      Jailing her on Wednesday, magistrate Liz Clyne told Robins: "You have shown little remorse either for the death of the kitten or the trauma to your former friend Sarah Knutton." She was also banned from keeping animals for 10 years.
  3. An event that causes great distress.

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

trauma n

  1. trauma

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

trauma

  1. trauma

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Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

trauma m (plural traumas)

  1. an emotional wound
  2. (medicine) trauma; serious physical injury

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

trauma m (plural traumi)

  1. trauma

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /trǎuma/
  • Hyphenation: tra‧u‧ma

Noun[edit]

tràuma f (Cyrillic spelling тра̀ума)

  1. trauma

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

trauma m (plural traumas)

  1. trauma

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