welt

(noun, verb)

noun

1. a raised mark on the skin (as produced by the blow of a whip); characteristic of many allergic reactions

Similar word(s): wale, weal, wheal

Definition categories: state, harm, hurt, injury, trauma

2. a raised or strengthened seam

Definition categories: man–made, seam

verb

1. beat severely with a whip or rod

Similar word(s): flog, lash, lather, slash, strap, trounce, whip

Definition categories: contact, beat

2. put a welt on

- welt the shoes

Definition categories: change, add