In lang=en terms the difference between scar and crave
is that scar
is to form a scar while crave
is to ask for earnestly.
As verbs the difference between scar and crave
is that scar
is to mark the skin permanently while crave
is to desire strongly, so as to satisfy an appetite; to long or yearn for.
As a noun scar
is a permanent mark on the skin sometimes caused by the healing of a wound or scar
can be a cliff or scar
can be a marine food fish, the scarus or parrotfish.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
Conflation of (etyl) . More at shard.
A permanent mark on the skin sometimes caused by the healing of a wound.
To mark the skin permanently.
To form a scar.
(figurative) To affect deeply in a traumatic manner.
- Yet I'll not shed her blood; / Nor scar that whiter skin of hers than snow.
- Seeing his parents die in a car crash scarred him for life.
* scar tissue
From (etyl) sker.
A rock in the sea breaking out from the surface of the water.
To desire strongly, so as to satisfy an appetite; to long or yearn for.
* Edmund Gurney
- I know I should diet more, but every afternoon I crave a soda so I have one.
To ask for earnestly.
- His path is one that eminently craves weary walking.
- I humbly crave your indulgence to read this letter until the end.
* Bible, Mark xv. 43
- I crave your honour's pardon.
- Joseph went in boldly unto Pilate, and craved the body of Jesus.