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Noun: hurting  hur-ting
  1. A symptom of some physical hurt or disorder
    - pain
Verb: hurt (hurt)  hurt
  1. Give trouble or pain to
    "This exercise will hurt your back"
  2. Be a source of pain
    - ache, smart
  3. Cause emotional anguish or make miserable
    "It hurts me to see my children not being taught well in school";
    - pain, anguish
  4. Cause damage or affect negatively
    "Our business was hurt by the new competition";
    - injure
  5. Cause (somebody) emotional pain or offence
    "She hurt me when she did not include me among her guests";
    - wound, injure, bruise, offend, spite
  6. Feel physical pain
    "Were you hurting after the accident?";
    - ache, suffer
  7. Feel ill, be uncomfortable or in pain
    - suffer

Derived forms: hurtings

Type of: arouse, be, cause to be perceived, comprehend, damage, discomfit, discompose, disconcert, elicit, enkindle, evoke, fire, indispose, kindle, perceive, provoke, raise, symptom, untune, upset

Encyclopedia: Hurting

Hurt, VA