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See definition of black and blue on Dictionary.com
  • as inhurt
  • as inlivid

synonyms for black and blue

  • ache
  • bruise
  • discomfort
  • outrage
  • pain
  • suffering
  • blow
  • chop
  • detriment
  • disadvantage
  • disaster
  • disservice
  • distress
  • down
  • gash
  • harm
  • ill
  • ill-treatment
  • loss
  • mark
  • mischief
  • misfortune
  • nick
  • pang
  • persecution
  • prejudice
  • ruin
  • scratch
  • sore
  • soreness
  • wound
  • wrong
  • boo-boo
  • ouch

antonyms for black and blue

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  • cheer
  • comfort
  • ease
  • happiness
  • health
  • joy
  • pleasure
  • relief
  • advantage
  • benefit
  • blessing
  • gain
  • good fortune
  • help
  • kindness
  • luck
  • miracle
  • profit
  • prosperity
  • success
  • win
  • aid
  • assist
  • cure
  • healing
  • remedy
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How to use black and blue in a sentence

Suddenly, however, he became aware of a small black spot far ahead in the very middle of the unencumbered track.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
In pursuing his alchemical researches, he discovered Prussian blue, and the animal oil which bears his name.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
The lady in black was reading her morning devotions on the porch of a neighboring bathhouse.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Mary is fair as the morning dew— Cheeks of roses and ribbons of blue!
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
His nose was hooked and rather large, his eyes were blue, bright as steel, and set a trifle wide.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
She also practises etching, pen-and-ink drawing, as well as crayon and water-color sketching.
WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
The most promising of the methods which have been devised are cryoscopy, the methylene-blue test, and the phloridzin test.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
He said no more in words, but his little blue eyes had an eloquence that left nothing to mere speech.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
His hat was pushed back from his forehead, the collar of his blue flannel shirt was open.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
Her worn-out blue petticoat is lighted up by a moonbeam; in her hand she appears to have a hoe.
WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
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WORDS RELATED TO BLACK AND BLUE

  • ache
  • black and blue
  • blow
  • boo-boo
  • bruise
  • chop
  • detriment
  • disadvantage
  • disaster
  • discomfort
  • disservice
  • distress
  • down
  • gash
  • harm
  • ill
  • ill-treatment
  • loss
  • mark
  • mischief
  • misfortune
  • nick
  • ouch
  • outrage
  • pain
  • pang
  • persecution
  • prejudice
  • ruin
  • scratch
  • sore
  • soreness
  • suffering
  • wound
  • wrong
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.