Proper Pronunciation Guide

trauma

[trɔ mə]

Tips:

  • The vowel in the first syllable is best pronounced as
    /ɔ/ and is stressed.

Practice Sentences:

The driver experienced severe trauma as a result of the automobile accident.
After the accident they took the woman to the Trauma Center.

Definition:

  • (noun) Emotional upset or mental anguish following a physical injury or disturbing experience.

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