Synonyms of trauma in English:

trauma


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noun

1‘the trauma of divorce’

SYNONYMS
shock, upheaval, distress, stress, strain, pain, anguish, suffering, upset, agony, misery, sorrow, grief, heartache, heartbreak, torture
disturbance, disorder, jolt, ordeal, trial, tribulation, trouble, worry, anxiety, burden, adversity, hardship, nightmare

2‘the gallstone can be extracted without unnecessary trauma to the liver’

SYNONYMS
injury, damage, hurt, wound, wounding, sore, bruise, cut, laceration, lesion, abrasion, contusion
ANTONYMS

healing