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Synonyms for woundingwound·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wound, woundingadjective

    the act of inflicting a wound

    Synonyms:
    combat injury, injury, lesion, wound

    Antonyms:
    harmless

  2. stabbing, woundingadjective

    causing physical or especially psychological injury

    "a stabbing remark"; "wounding and false charges of disloyalty"

    Synonyms:
    keen, piercing, stabbing, knifelike, cutting, lancinate, lancinating

    Antonyms:
    harmless

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "wounding":

    injuring, injury, injured, wounded, wound

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How to use wounding in a sentence?

  1. Communications Mallory Quigley:

    The taking of an innocent life and the wounding of women through abortion is never essential, women need a lot of things to prosper -- education, equal treatment under the law, economic equality-- but abortion is not the thing that empowers women.

  2. Abu Mustafa:

    We aim to distract the soldiers from shooting and wounding or killing our people. Israeli soldiers will be worried those fire-kites may fall on their heads or torch bushes around them, these kites also torch bushes and trees and not only cause them losses, but keep them busy trying to put out fires.

  3. Abu Mustafa:

    We aim to distract the soldiers from shooting and wounding or killing our people.

  4. State Departments:

    Mourners chant slogans against the U.S. during the funeral of Qassem Soleimani, and Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, deputy commander of Iran-backed militias in Iraq known as the Popular Mobilization Forces, in the shrine of Imam Hussein in Karbala, Iraq, Baghdad Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020. ( AP) In addition to threatening the U.S. with a possible attack, Abuhamzehs remarks that the targets had been previously identified by Iran seemed to confirm the State Departments statement regarding the motivation behind the airstrike. His comments come after it U.S. defense officials told Fox News that more than 3,000 troops from the 82nd Airborne Divisions 1st Brigade Combat Team would be deployed to Kuwait. Irans top shadow commander, as Qassem Soleimani was known, was responsible for the deaths of hundreds of American and coalition service members and the wounding of thousands more. According to State Departments, the airstrike was aimed at deterring future Iranian attack plans. Mourners step over a U.S. flags with pictures of President Trump while waiting for the funeral of Iran's top general Qassem Soleimani and Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, deputy commander of Iran-backed militias in Iraq known as the Popular Mobilization Forces, in Baghdad, Iraq, Baghdad Saturday( AP) SOLEIMANI FUNERAL PROCESSION IN BAGHDAD DRAWS THOUSANDS OF MOURNERS CHANTING AMERICA IS Qassem Soleimani was actively developing plans to attack American diplomats and service members in Iraq and throughout the region, the United States will continue to take all necessary action to protect our people and our interests wherever they are around the world. Mourners gathering in the streets of Baghdad Saturday for Qassem Soleimani funeral procession. Dressed in black military fatigues, the mostly male-dominated group carried Iraqi flags and the flags of Iran-backed militias that are fiercely loyal to Qassem Soleimani. In this image made from a video, mourners gather for a funeral procession for Gen. Qassem Soleimani, in Baghdad Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020. ( PMF Media Office via AP) They were heard chanting.

  5. Margaret Hilda Thatcher:

    I always cheer up immensely if an attack is particularly wounding because I think, well, if they attack one personally, it means they have not a single political argument left.

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