Marked tissue damage, especially when produced by physical injury
Something that jars the mind or emotions
Martha is a trauma nurse in a large Boston hospital.
She didn't exactly feel grateful to him, though, not with the emotional trauma he put her through.
She made one anyway and forced herself to eat it, blaming her recent trauma for her queasiness.
Howie doesn't have to work but he still suffers from head trauma, is pretty depressed and frankly, doesn't know what to do with himself.
Your amnesia is trauma induced from the rape you survived six years ago.