scar englannista suomeksi
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A permanent mark on the skin, sometimes caused by the healing of a wound.
Any permanent mark resulting from damage.
1961, Dorothy Jensen Neal, ''Captive mountain waters: a story of pipelines and people'' (page 29)
- Her age-old weapons, flood and fire, left scars on the canyon which time will never efface.
To mark the skin permanently.
To form a scar.
To affect deeply in a traumatic manner.
''Seeing his parents die in a car crash scarred him for life.''
(quote-book)|chapter=The Bugle Song|chapterurl=(fullurl:s:en:Poems_That_Every_Child_Should_Know/The_Bugle_Son)|passage=O hark, O hear! how thin and clear, / And thinner, clearer, farther going! / O sweet and far from cliff and scar / The horns of Elfland faintly blowing!
A rock in the sea breaking out from the surface of the water.
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