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trau·ma

 (trô′mə, trou′-)
n. pl. trau·mas or trau·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
1.
a. Serious injury to the body, as from physical violence or an accident: abdominal trauma.
b. Severe emotional or mental distress caused by an experience: He experienced trauma for years after his divorce.
2.
a. An experience that causes severe anxiety or emotional distress, such as rape or combat: memories that persist after a trauma occurs.
b. An event or situation that causes great disruption or suffering: the economic trauma of the recession.

[Greek; see terə- in Indo-European roots.]

trau·mat′ic (-măt′ĭk) adj.
trau·mat′i·cal·ly adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.traumatic - of or relating to a physical injury or wound to the bodytraumatic - of or relating to a physical injury or wound to the body
2.traumatic - psychologically painful;"few experiences are more traumatic than losing a child";
painful - causing physical or psychological pain; "worked with painful slowness"
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traumatic

Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002
Translations
traumatický
traumatisk
traumaattinen
traumatičan
外傷性の
충격적인
traumatisk
ซึ่งบอบช้ำทางจิตใจ
đau đớn

traumatic

[trɔːˈmætɪk] ADJtraumatizante, traumático
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

traumatic

[trɔːˈmætɪk] adj [incident, experience] → traumatisant(e)
It was a traumatic experience → Cela a été une expérience traumatisante.
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

traumatic

adjtraumatisch; it is traumatic to lose one’s jobseine Arbeit zu verlieren ist eine traumatische Erfahrung
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

traumatic

[trɔːˈmætɪk] adj (Med) → traumatico/a (Psych) (fig) → traumatizzante, traumatico/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

traumatic

جَرْحِيّ traumatický traumatisk traumatisch τραυματικός traumático traumaattinen traumatisant traumatičan traumatico 外傷性の 충격적인 traumatisch traumatisk traumatyczny traumático травматический traumatisk ซึ่งบอบช้ำทางจิตใจ travmatik đau đớn 创伤的
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009

trau·mat·ic

a. traumático-a, rel. a un trauma.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

traumatic

adj traumático
English-Spanish/Spanish-English Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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