battle-scarred


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battle-scarred

adj
adversely affected from the experience of battle, or some other traumatic experience

bat′tle-scarred`



adj.
bearing scars received in battle.
[1860–65]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.battle-scarred - scarred by battlebattle-scarred - scarred by battle      
injured - harmed; "injured soldiers"; "injured feelings"
Translations

battle-scarred

[ˈbætlˌskɑːd] ADJ (gen) → marcado por la lucha (hum) → deteriorado

battle-scarred

[ˈbætlˌskɑːd] adj (person) → con cicatrici di guerra; (town) → che mostra i segni della guerra
References in classic literature ?
They arrived because they were Carlyle's battle-scarred giants who will not be kept down.
By evening Perrault secured another dog, an old husky, long and lean and gaunt, with a battle-scarred face and a single eye which flashed a warning of prowess that commanded respect.
The Giga Hitters will parade a mixture of battle-scarred veterans and young stars led by former Army stars Patricia Torres, Tin Agno, Genie Sabas and Jeanie Delos Santos as well as former La Salle star Maureen Penetrante-Ouano and former Adamson playmaker Janet Serafica.
There's still so much work to be done for Marawi and Tesda is fully committed and determined to help rebuild the battle-scarred city to its former glory,' Mamondiong said in a statement.
You take the battle-scarred books that you'll never read.
Can these three battle-scarred soldiers hope for anything more than survival?
A charity which helps battle-scarred soldiers adjust back to civilian life has opened a branch in Redcar.
NINE bodies found in a car park 40 years ago could be battle-scarred warriors from the Dark Ages, according to archaeologists.
The return of normalcy to battle-scarred Yemen is as much dependent on humanitarian aid from fellow nations as it is on its political truce holding.
Gibson became a global star as a battle-scarred cop in the dystopian trilogy.
This week Ariadne is formally crowned Queen, but has more than just ruling a battle-scarred city to worry about, especially with Pasiphae still at large.
As for the battle-scarred region of Arsal, the lawmaker ruled out assumptions that tension that had been dominating the region was over and done with.