Part of speech:
(Law, of an action) Commenced for the purpose of giving trouble, without due cause.
Requiring care and labor; difficult or irksome:
Stern or forbidding, as in manner or appearance:
(Physiol.) Able to respond to a stimulus
An injury to a plant caused by cutting, scraping, or other external force
A scraped area on the skin or mucous membranes.
(Chiefly New England & Midland US) Inflamed and painful:
A localized collection of pus surrounded by infected tissue.
Causing grief, pain, or anguish:
Giving physical pain, as from overuse or when not fully healed; painful; hurting
Psychological or emotional injury caused by a deeply disturbing experience.
A break in the skin or a mucous membrane, such as the one lining the stomach or duodenum, accompanied by inflammation, pus, and loss of tissue.
Of the nature of ulcers or an ulcer.
Not comfortable; feeling discomfort
Something which causes pain, suffering, distress or agony.
(Now Rare) An inflamed sore or swelling
An ulcerlike sore, esp. in the mouth: thought to be an immune reaction
A soft, venereal, highly infectious ulcer of the genital region, caused by the bacterium Hemophilus ducreyi.
A small festering sore or ulcer; a pustule.
The definition of a lesion is a wound or an area of the body that has been damaged through injury or disease.
Something likened to an inflamed, pus-filled lesion:
Development of an ulcer.
Feeling or expressing anger or scorn, esp. at unjust, mean, or ungrateful action or treatment
Temporarily or apparently deranged by violent sensations, emotions, or ideas:
Feeling or showing anger
Having subcutaneous tissue exposed:
Full of, characterized by, or inclined to feel indignant ill will.
The style in which a garment is cut:
A long, deep cut
A wound made by piercing with a knife, dagger, or other pointed weapon
A skin sore caused by friction and abrasion:
A particular form of hurt, damage, or loss:
Irritating; vexing; bothersome
Designating or having a sharp, often unpleasant taste; acrid, as quinine or peach stones
The definition of disgruntled is someone unhappy, dissatisfied or angry.
Designating or of goods, esp. repossessed goods, sold at low prices or at a loss
Referring to something that has received an infection
The definition of irate is being extremely angry.
Hurt or distressed; having the feelings hurt; offended
Likely to perform unpredictably; undependable:
Angered or offended
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