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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.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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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Less than three blocks into his ride, however, disaster struck when a van pulled out of an intersection and broadsided Rieder, traumatically injuring his left foot.
The first time mum then had to traumatically undergo an operation to remove the head so it could be sewn back onto her son's body.
The Opus Peace relates to Soul Injury (both registered trademarks), a wound acquired either traumatically or insidiously that separates a person from whom he or she really is.
His dip in form last season was largely down to a hangover from the Euro Under-21 Championship in June 2017 with England, that ended traumatically.
The wrist space can also be traumatically narrowed.
2 Wish Upon a Star, based in Llantrisant, now supports families across Wales who lose a child or young adult suddenly and traumatically.
"Traumatically, the victim's son would have been nearby when his father was fatally wounded.
Aunty Blondie didn't introduce herself before unfurling her shawled talons around me, so I didn't know exactly who she was but I did remember her face traumatically well.
Not that the first articles are no longer relevant; they're for the newly traumatically injured.
But dislocation occurs most traumatically in the human spirit, as attested to by the Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist William Styron, author of Sophie's Choice and Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness.'
Meanwhile, one critic called it "the most traumatically terrifying horror movie in ages".