Still of Draco bleeding after being hit by Sectumsempra as Snape uses the counter curse

A violent curse used to injure or maim an opponent


Sectumsempra fact file


Type

Curse

Purpose

'For Enemies'

The effect it has on the recipient

Slices and maims the target, as if they are being cut by an invisible sword. Injuries may be permanent

Famous moment a wizard or witch uses it

Harry uses it on Draco in Myrtle's bathroom. Snape hits George Weasley during an ambush, causing him to lose an ear