verb (used with object), scarred, scar·ring.
verb (used without object), scarred, scar·ring.
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OTHER WORDS FROM scarscar·less, adjectiveun·scarred, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for scar
A scar marks her right wrist where the bullet hit her eight months ago.
[points to above the knee] The scar looks like a shark bite.Life After Deaths: Sean Bean on 'Game of Thrones' Paternity and 'Legends'|Jason Lynch|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He had his right hand to his face and was absent-mindedly rubbing the scar on his left cheekbone.
And if it is to truly heal, Palestinians and Israelis must make of the scar a source of succor, not fear.
A thick, 10-centimeter-long scar ran down his abdomen from the resulting operation.Desperate to Go to War, Syrians in Egypt Find an Ally to Help|Alastair Beach, Abdulhamid Mallas|May 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I knew it when I saw that scar on your shoulder, where you cut yourself sliding down our cellar door.Pursuit|Lester del Rey
Bert's wound took some time to heal, and when it did heal, a scar remained that kept its place for many years after.Bert Lloyd's Boyhood|J. McDonald Oxley
He had a scar, but I found that out only after we were married.Warren Commission (1 of 26): Hearings Vol. I (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
In most cases his peckings in the wood are so shallow that no scar or record is found.The Spell of the Rockies|Enos A. Mills
With the last of the water in the canteen, he washed her face, he could not wash out the scar of course.The Chalice Of Courage|Cyrus Townsend Brady