Definitions of hurt

  1. be the source of pain
  2. feel physical pain; " Were you hurting after the accident?"
  3. hurt the feelings of; " She hurt me when she did not include me among her guests"; " This remark really bruised me ego"
  4. suffering from emotional injury; " a bruised ego"; " to salve her wounded feelings"; " an air of hurt innocence"; " a tone of hurt surprise"
  5. the act of damaging something or someone
  6. a damage or loss
  7. psychological suffering; " the death of his wife caused him great distress"
  8. any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.
  9. feelings of mental or physical pain
  10. used of inanimate objects or their value
  11. suffering from physical injury especially that suffered in battle; " nursing his wounded arm"; " ambulances... for the hurt men and women"
  12. give trouble or pain to; " This exercise will hurt your back"
  13. cause damage or affect negatively; " Our business was hurt by the new competition"
  14. feel pain or be in pain
  15. cause emotional anguish or make miserable; " It pains me to see my children not being taught well in school"
  16. A band on a trip- hammer helve, bearing the trunnions.
  17. A husk. See Husk, 2.
  18. of Hurt
  19. To cause physical pain to; to do bodily harm to; to wound or bruise painfully.
  20. To impar the value, usefulness, beauty, or pleasure of; to damage; to injure; to harm.
  21. To wound the feelings of; to cause mental pain to; to offend in honor or self- respect; to annoy; to grieve.
  22. To cause or inflict pain in; wound; grieve; injure; impair or damage.
  23. To feel pain.
  24. A wound; injury; damage.
  25. Hurt.
  26. Hurting.
  27. To cause bodily pain to: to damage: to wound, as the feelings:- pa. t. and pa. p. hurt.
  28. A wound: injury.
  29. To give pain to; injure.
  30. To pain; injure; harm.
  31. Injury, as a bruise; hence, damage.
  32. Anything that gives pain to the body; an injury; a wound.
  33. To give pain; to damage; to wound.
  34. A wound; a bruise; injury.
  35. To give or cause pain to; to wound; to grieve; to injure.

Usage examples for hurt

  1. Don't hurt the man after that. – Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France by Stanley J. Weyman
  2. It will not hurt you. – The Vultures by Henry Seton Merriman
  3. I tried to make you understand that, and how it hurt me to have you speak of it. – Indian Summer by William D. Howells
  4. Mr. Festing's the kind of man I like; I was sorry to hear he had got hurt. – The Girl From Keller's Sadie's Conquest by Harold Bindloss
  5. And I hope you won't be hurt with me. – Annie Kilburn A Novel by W. D. Howells
  6. How I must have hurt you! – Master of the Vineyard by Myrtle Reed
  7. Was he hurt much?" – The Boy Scouts on a Submarine by Captain John Blaine
  8. " Yes; it doesn't hurt quite so much. – Girls of the Forest by L. T. Meade
  9. " There's nothing to hurt you, Ollie," said Joe. – The Bondboy by George W. (George Washington) Ogden
  10. Oh, then he won't hurt me. – The Light Princess and Other Fairy Stories by George MacDonald
  11. " Oh, father dear," she cried, " are you hurt?" – Burr Junior by G. Manville Fenn
  12. Are you much hurt, Tom? – Tom Swift and his Motor-cycle by Victor Appleton
  13. It's hurt you, too. – The Heart of Unaga by Ridgwell Cullum
  14. I don't know how bad his hurt is. – The Desert Valley by Jackson Gregory
  15. You might have hurt somebody. – Under Padlock and Seal by Charles Harold Avery
  16. It hurt to think. – Second Sight by Basil Eugene Wells
  17. Hurt you, old fellow? – The Mynns' Mystery by George Manville Fenn
  18. If you don't stop, I- I will feel hurt. – The Auto Boys' Vacation by James A. Braden
  19. Jim never could hurt me now as he did then. – The Story Of Julia Page Works of Kathleen Norris, Volume V. by Kathleen Norris
  20. If you have hurt her it is the last thing that she would talk about. – Franklin Kane by Anne Douglas Sedgwick