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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scar, cicatrix, cicatrice(noun)

    a mark left (usually on the skin) by the healing of injured tissue

    Synonyms:
    mark, scrape, scratch, scar, cicatrice, cicatrix

  2. scratch, scrape, scar, mark(verb)

    an indication of damage

    Synonyms:
    lolly, marking, start, brand, clams, cacography, starting line, cabbage, wampum, cicatrice, gull, lucre, boodle, bell ringer, scratch, mark, scrawl, gelt, crisscross, fall guy, scratch line, scratching, stigma, score, bread, scraping, slit, grade, lettuce, prick, chump, target, loot, cicatrix, sugar, home run, chicken feed, dinero, simoleons, abrasion, sign, sucker, pelf, mug, incision, patsy, dough, fool, marker, kale, scrape, cross, print, excoriation, scar, stain, bull's eye, scribble, dent, shekels, soft touch, moolah

  3. scar, mark, pock, pit(verb)

    mark with a scar

    "The skin disease scarred his face permanently"

    Synonyms:
    score, note, notice, stigmatize, punctuate, strike out, grade, set, play off, stone, nock, label, mark, differentiate, brand, cross off, pock, stigmatise, check off, pit, match, tick, tick off, cross out, commemorate, check, denounce, oppose, distinguish, scar, tag, strike off, mark off

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. scar(n.)

    Synonyms:
    cicatrix, cicatrice, seam

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

scarring, scars, scarlet, cfic, scarface, ccia, incision

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. SCAR

    Synonyms:
    Sequence Characterised Amplified Region, see there


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