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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (5)

1. any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.;
[syn: injury, hurt, harm, trauma]

2. psychological suffering;
- Example: "the death of his wife caused him great distress"
[syn: distress, hurt, suffering]

3. feelings of mental or physical pain;
[syn: suffering, hurt]

4. a damage or loss;
[syn: detriment, hurt]

5. the act of damaging something or someone;
[syn: damage, harm, hurt, scathe]


VERB (7)

1. be the source of pain;
[syn: ache, smart, hurt]

2. give trouble or pain to;
- Example: "This exercise will hurt your back"

3. cause emotional anguish or make miserable;
- Example: "It pains me to see my children not being taught well in school"
[syn: pain, anguish, hurt]

4. cause damage or affect negatively;
- Example: "Our business was hurt by the new competition"
[syn: hurt, injure]

5. hurt the feelings of;
- Example: "She hurt me when she did not include me among her guests"
- Example: "This remark really bruised my ego"
[syn: hurt, wound, injure, bruise, offend, spite]

6. feel physical pain;
- Example: "Were you hurting after the accident?"
[syn: hurt, ache, suffer]

7. feel pain or be in pain;
[syn: suffer, hurt]


ADJECTIVE (2)

1. suffering from physical injury especially that suffered in battle;
- Example: "nursing his wounded arm"
- Example: "ambulances...for the hurt men and women"
[syn: hurt, wounded]

2. damaged inanimate objects or their value;
[syn: hurt, weakened]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Hurt \Hurt\, n. (Mach.) (a) A band on a trip-hammer helve, bearing the trunnions. (b) A husk. See Husk, 2. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Hurt \Hurt\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Hurt; p. pr. & vb. n. Hurting.] [OE. hurten, hirten, horten, herten; prob. fr. OF. hurter, heurter, to knock, thrust, strike, F. heurter; cf. W. hyrddu to push, drive, assault, hwrdd a stroke, blow, push; also, a ram, the orig. sense of the verb thus perhaps being, to butt as a ram; cf. D. horten to push, strike, MHG. hurten, both prob. fr. Old French.] 1. To cause physical pain to; to do bodily harm to; to wound or bruise painfully. [1913 Webster] The hurt lion groans within his den. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. To impar the value, usefulness, beauty, or pleasure of; to damage; to injure; to harm. [1913 Webster] Virtue may be assailed, but never hurt. --Milton. [1913 Webster] 3. To wound the feelings of; to cause mental pain to; to offend in honor or self-respect; to annoy; to grieve. "I am angry and hurt." --Thackeray. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

hurt adj 1: suffering from physical injury especially that suffered in battle; "nursing his wounded arm"; "ambulances...for the hurt men and women" [syn: hurt, wounded] 2: damaged inanimate objects or their value [syn: hurt, weakened] n 1: any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc. [syn: injury, hurt, harm, trauma] 2: psychological suffering; "the death of his wife caused him great distress" [syn: distress, hurt, suffering] 3: feelings of mental or physical pain [syn: suffering, hurt] 4: a damage or loss [syn: detriment, hurt] 5: the act of damaging something or someone [syn: damage, harm, hurt, scathe] v 1: be the source of pain [syn: ache, smart, hurt] 2: give trouble or pain to; "This exercise will hurt your back" 3: cause emotional anguish or make miserable; "It pains me to see my children not being taught well in school" [syn: pain, anguish, hurt] 4: cause damage or affect negatively; "Our business was hurt by the new competition" [syn: hurt, injure] 5: hurt the feelings of; "She hurt me when she did not include me among her guests"; "This remark really bruised my ego" [syn: hurt, wound, injure, bruise, offend, spite] 6: feel physical pain; "Were you hurting after the accident?" [syn: hurt, ache, suffer] 7: feel pain or be in pain [syn: suffer, hurt] [ant: be well]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

409 Moby Thesaurus words for "hurt": Schmerz, abomination, abrade, abrasion, abuse, ache, aches and pains, aching, affect, afflict, afflicted, affront, aggravate, aggravated, aggrieve, aggrieved, agonize, agonized, agony, ail, anguish, anguished, atrocity, bad, bane, bang, bang into, bankruptcy, barb the dart, bark, befoul, befoulment, bewitch, bite, blanch, bleed, bleeding, blemish, blench, blight, bloody, blow, break, breakage, breakdown, broken, bruise, bruised, bump, bump into, burn, burned, burst, busted, cannon, carom, carom into, chafe, check, checked, chip, chipped, clash, claw, collapse, collide, come into collision, concuss, concussion, condemn, confront each other, constrain, convulse, convulsed, corrupt, corruption, crack, crack up, crack-up, cracked, crackle, cramp, crash, crash into, craze, crazed, cripple, crippling, crucified, crucify, crump, crunch, crying evil, curse, cut, cut up, damage, damaged, dash into, defective, defile, defilement, dejected, deprave, depress, depressed, depression, despoil, despoliation, destroy, destruction, deteriorate, deteriorated, detriment, dilapidate, dilapidated, dilapidation, disable, disablement, disadvantage, disappoint, discomfort, dismal, disrepair, disserve, distress, distressed, do a mischief, do evil, do ill, do wrong, do wrong by, dolor, doom, drawback, embitter, embittered, encounter, encroachment, endamage, envenom, evil, exacerbate, exacerbated, excruciate, fall foul of, feel pain, feel the pangs, fester, flash burn, foul, fracture, fray, frazzle, fret, gall, gash, get into trouble, give offense, give pain, give umbrage, gloomy, gnaw, go hard with, grate, grief, grievance, grieve, grieved, grimace, grind, gripe, handicap, harass, harm, harmed, harrow, harrowed, have a misery, havoc, hex, hit, hit against, hobbling, hurt the feelings, hurting, hurtle, ill, impair, impaired, impairment, imperfect, impinge, in bits, in distress, in pain, in pieces, in shards, incapacitate, incapacitation, incise, incision, infect, infection, inflame, inflict pain, infringement, injure, injured, injury, inroad, irritate, irritated, jinx, kill by inches, knock, knock against, lacerate, lacerated, laceration, lame, lesion, liability, loss, loss of ground, maim, maiming, make mincemeat of, make worse, malaise, maltreat, mangle, mangled, mar, marred, martyr, martyred, martyrize, martyrized, maul, mauled, mayhem, meet, melancholy, menace, mischief, misery, mistreat, misuse, molest, mortal wound, mournful, mutilate, mutilated, mutilation, nasty blow, nip, offend, on the rack, outrage, pain, pained, pang, passion, percuss, persecute, pierce, pinch, play havoc with, play hob with, poison, pollute, pollution, pound, prejudice, prick, prolong the agony, puncture, put back, put to torture, rack, racked, rankle, rasp, rend, rent, rip, rub, rueful, ruin, ruination, ruinousness, rum, run, run into, rupture, ruptured, sabotage, sad, sadness, savage, scald, scalded, scarred, scathe, scorch, scorched, scotch, scrape, scratch, scratched, scuff, second-degree burn, shattered, shock, shoot, shrink, sickening, sideswipe, skin, slam into, slash, slashed, slit, smack into, smart, smash, smash into, smash up, smashed, sore, sore spot, sorrowful, spasm, split, spoil, spoiling, sprain, sprung, stab, stab wound, step backward, stick, sting, strain, stress, stress of life, strike, strike against, stroke, stung, suffer, suffer anguish, suffering, taint, tarnish, tear, tender spot, the worse for, the worst, third-degree burn, threaten, thrill, throb, throes, tingle, torment, tormented, torn, torture, tortured, toxin, trauma, traumatize, tweak, twinge, twist, twist the knife, twisted, twitch, under the harrow, unhappy, upset, venom, vexation, violate, vitiate, weaken, weakened, weakening, whomp, wince, woe, woebegone, worn, worse off, worsen, worsened, wound, wounded, wounds immedicable, wreak havoc on, wrench, wretched, wring, writhe, wrong, wronged, wrung
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Hurt, VA -- U.S. town in Virginia Population (2000): 1276 Housing Units (2000): 592 Land area (2000): 2.619250 sq. miles (6.783827 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.619250 sq. miles (6.783827 sq. km) FIPS code: 39224 Located within: Virginia (VA), FIPS 51 Location: 37.094941 N, 79.298443 W ZIP Codes (1990): 24563 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Hurt, VA Hurt