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  • n. Plural form of scar.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of scar.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Obsolete spellings of scarce.

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Examples

  • As for the one that keeps getting scars from the others, talk about a cat with 9 lives.

    Cats On Tuesday: My Companions and other Funny Images

  • This spring, he's looked good on the field, too, with no hint of any emotional scars from the frightening beaning last Aug. 15 when a 93-mph fastball from the San Francisco Giants 'Matt Cain hit Wright near the left temple.

    All-Stars may be out, but Mets aren't down

  • Shallow scars from a serious bout of chicken pox are scattered over my arms like faded sequins, stubbornly holding amid the freckles.

    Lea Lane: Scars of a Life

  • Mine is going on top of some scars from a big ass car crash.

    Revolution and Evolution, Part 1 | Johnny B. Truant

  • There are still scars from the Spanish Civil War from 1936-39, even though the only way Americans know of the conflict is from reading For Whom the Bell Tolls.

    The Forgotten Wars | Heretical Ideas Magazine

  • There are still scars from the kitchen sink she threw at him and every time we see a Republican ad using her words to denigrate Obama, it hurts all over again.

    Clinton Put In $1 Million More - The Caucus Blog - NYTimes.com

  • Derek shows us more of his scars from the turmoil of war, a war we'll finally see (see trailer HERE), and in trying to keep my thoughts short and not write another 5 paragraphs on why I love this show, the execution of this episode and the rest of the series is what keeps me coming back.

    TV week in Review: Quick Thoughts

  • The other well-proven treatment for hypertrophic scars is steroid injections.

    Silicone Treatment for Scars

  • Paul Hamm shows off the scars from the surgery he had to repair a broken hand during a press conference in June.

    U.S. gymnast Paul Hamm to miss Beijing Olympics

  • As a result of my refusal to make such a commitment, and just like the old slave woman, Sojourner Truth, who bared her back and showed the scars from the lashes meted out to her by her slave master, I too, bear scars from the lashes of public humiliation meted out to me by the special interests in Washington, D.C. because of my refusal to tow the line on Israel policy.

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