What is hurt?

  • (verb): Give trouble or pain to.
    Example: "This exercise will hurt your back"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on hurt:

Society Of Estonian Literati - History
... Leading personalities were, among others, Friedrich Reinhold Kreutzwald, Hans Wühner, Jakob Hurt, Carl Robert Jakobson, Hugo Treffner and Johann Köler ... Under Jakob Hurt the Society systematically collected Estonian folk poetry ... of the 1880s were internal political disputes between Jacob Hurt and Carl Robert Jakobson on future direction ...
Hurt - Other Uses
... Hurt, Virginia, United States Heterogeneous Urban RSTA Team, an aerial surveillance project A blue roundel in heraldry ...
Spite (sentiment)
... To spite is to intentionally annoy, hurt, or upset ... is clear that the person is delivering them just to annoy, hurt, or upset ... When the intent to annoy, hurt, or upset is shown subtly, behavior is considered catty ...
The Wheel Of Hurt
... "The Wheel of Hurt" is the title of a popular song from 1966 (see 1966 in music) ... Two versions of "The Wheel of Hurt" were released in late 1966 at virtually the same time ... The second version of "The Wheel of Hurt" was by the American performer Margaret Whiting, a noted singer who had over 40 charting hit singles in the U.S ...
Love Doesn't Have To Hurt - Track Listing
... UK CD1 "Love Doesn't Have To Hurt" "Love Doesn't Have To Hurt" (Uptown Full Vocal Master Mix) "Use Your Imagination" "Love Doesn't Have To Hurt" (Video) UK CD2 "Love Doesn't Have To Hurt" - 330 ...

More definitions of "hurt":

  • (verb): Feel pain or be in pain.
    Synonyms: suffer
  • (adj): Suffering from physical injury especially that suffered in battle.
    Example: "Ambulances...for the hurt men and women"
    Synonyms: wounded
  • (verb): Cause emotional anguish or make miserable.
    Synonyms: pain, anguish
  • (verb): Be the source of pain.
    Synonyms: ache, smart
  • (verb): Hurt the feelings of.
    Example: "She hurt me when she did not include me among her guests"
    Synonyms: wound, injure, bruise, offend, spite
  • (noun): The act of damaging something or someone.
    Synonyms: damage, harm, scathe
  • (noun): A damage or loss.
    Synonyms: detriment
  • (verb): Feel physical pain.
    Synonyms: ache, suffer
  • (verb): Cause damage or affect negatively.
    Example: "Our business was hurt by the new competition"
    Synonyms: injure
  • (noun): Any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc..
    Synonyms: injury, harm, trauma
  • (noun): Feelings of mental or physical pain.
    Synonyms: suffering
  • (adj): Used of inanimate objects or their value.
    Synonyms: weakened

Famous quotes containing the word hurt:

    I cannot speke and loke lyke a saynct,
    Use wiles for witt and make deceyt a pleasure,
    And call crafft counsell, for proffet styll to paint.
    I cannot wrest the law to fill the coffer
    With innocent blode to fede my sellff fat,
    And doo most hurt where most hellp I offer.
    Sir Thomas Wyatt (1503?–1542)

    Why, even when I was innocent her hatred of me hurt a good deal. Now that I’m guilty, her belief in me would hurt even more.
    Garrett Fort (1900–1945)

    Mad Ireland hurt you into poetry.
    —W.H. (Wystan Hugh)