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Definition of scar:

  1. A marine food fish, the scarus, or parrot fish.
  2. A mark in the skin or flesh of an animal, made by a wound or ulcer, and remaining after the wound or ulcer is healed; a cicatrix; a mark left by a previous injury; a blemish; a disfigurement.
  3. A mark left upon a stem or branch by the fall of a leaf, leaflet, or frond, or upon a seed by the separation of its support. See Illust.. under Axillary.
  4. An isolated or protruding rock; a steep, rocky eminence; a bare place on the side of a mountain or steep bank of earth.
  5. To form a scar.
  6. To mark with a scar or scars.

Synonyms:

kale, tick, gelt, differentiate, note, print, sign, check off, fall guy, stone, scrape, notice, cabbage, tag, wound, scratch line, dough, scratching, scratch, patsy, grade, bread, pelf, cross, cross out, distinguish, chump, stigmatise, fool, dinero, cat-face, pit, match, mark, punctuate, loot, cicatrix, play off, dent, oppose, start, gull, sucker, injury, crisscross, stigmatize, cicatrice, mark off, scraping, shekels, scribble, incision, prick, scrawl, wampum, commemorate, strike out, lolly, marker, clams, excoriation, starting line, lucre, label, set, simoleons, boodle, bell ringer, chicken feed, target, home run, moolah, tick off, lettuce, cross off, sugar, bull's eye, soft touch, cacography, nock, strike off, marking, mug, denounce, pock.

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