BRUISE MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Bruise Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. i.) To fight with the fists; to box.
  2. (v. t.) To injure, as by a blow or collision, without laceration; to contuse; as, to bruise ones finger with a hammer; to bruise the bark of a tree with a stone; to bruise an apple by letting it fall.
  3. (v. t.) To break; as in a mortar; to bray, as minerals, roots, etc.; to crush.
  4. (n.) An injury to the flesh of animals, or to plants, fruit, etc., with a blunt or heavy instrument, or by collision with some other body; a contusion; as, a bruise on the head; bruises on fruit.


Synonyms:
Contuse, Contusion, Hurt, Injure, Offend, Spite, Wound,

• Bruised Definition & Synonyms

  1. (imp. & p. p.) of Bruise


Synonyms:
Contused, Hurt, Wounded,

• Bruisewort Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A plant supposed to heal bruises, as the true daisy, the soapwort, and the comfrey.


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