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Example Sentences for "wound"

Many soldiers died of their wounds in the First World War because medical science wasn't as advanced back then as it is todayMy grandfather was wounded in the leg during the war.

Many soldiers died of their wounds in the First World War because medical science wasn't as advanced back then as it is today.

A homemade bomb exploded on the bus, killing 3, and wounding at least a dozen others.

The dead soldiers were quickly buried, and the wounded were taken out by helicopter to a nearby field hospital.

The wound in her heart is deep.

There is a Yiddish proverb which notes that a wounded soul is difficult to heal.

The Buddha stated that an insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast; a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.

During the Vietnam war, about two million people died, four million were wounded, and six million were left homeless.

An incredible 15% of the population in Lebanon had a family member killed, wounded or kidnapped during the war there.

A recent study shows that couples in unhappy marriages take longer than the happily married to heal from all kinds of wounds.

There is an Iranian proverb which observes that an arrow can be pulled out of a wound, but a hurtful word stays forever in your heart.

During his time as President, Ronald Reagan was seriously wounded by a gunman who tried to assassinate him.

The wounded must be treated quickly or their injuries could become seriously infected.

There is a Turkish proverb which states that a knife wound heals, whereas a wound caused by words does not.

Bubbles, our cat, sat in the corner licking its wounds after fighting with our neighbor's dog.

In 1805, British naval hero Lord Horatio Nelson was mortally wounded in the hour of victory over the French fleet at Trafalgar.

Pope John Paul II was shot and wounded as he drove through a crowd in St. Peter's Square in Rome in 1981.

Shakespeare once exclaimed, How poor are they that have not patience. What wound did ever heal but by degrees?

J. C. Macaulay once advised, Keep your heart right, even when it is sorely wounded.

Shakespeare once noted that a smile cures the wounding of a frown.

I wound my watch before going to sleep.

The train we took wound its way across the country for about a week.

He wound the electrical cord around the base of the microphone so that no one could trip over it.

The little girl wound up the music box, and then laughed with delight as the song played, and the little ballerina danced around in a circle.

Find someone who knows someone who was wounded in a war.


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