A scar, which he had hidden under makeup whenever he went out, is visible on his left cheek.
I have always felt scarred in some way, and when I came to her, I felt a profound recognition in her scar.
A scar marks her right wrist where the bullet hit her eight months ago.
Nowadays, trendier issues have moved to the fore, but the scar remains, unhealed.
There was a scar that stretched across the top of her head that looked quite like the stitching on the top of a football.
The wound was healed, but the hardness of the scar remained.
Yes, the man that scowls so, with the scar on his nose, and a horse-whip in his hand.
This blow very badly wounded my head, and the scar of it remains to this day.
Exsection or a caustic on the scar, even after the appearance of hydrophobia.
Ranaway, the mulatto wench Mary—has a cut on the left arm, a scar on the shoulder, and two upper teeth missing.
late 14c., from Old French escare "scab" (Modern French escarre), from Late Latin eschara, from Greek eskhara "scab formed after a burn," literally "hearth, fireplace," of unknown origin. English sense probably influenced by Middle English skar (late 14c.) "crack, cut, incision," from Old Norse skarð, related to score (n.). Figurative sense attested from 1580s.
"bare and broken rocky face of a cliff or mountain," 1670s, earlier "rock, crag" (14c.), perhaps from Old Norse sker "isolated rock or low reef in the sea," from Proto-Germanic *sker- "to cut" (see shear (v.)).
The fibrous tissue that replaces normal tissue destroyed by injury or disease. v. scarred, scar·ring, scars
To mark with a scar or become marked with a scar.
To form scar.