EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BLACK-AND-BLUE
You ought to see my sides already, how black-and-blue they are.
He was earnest enough, for he looked as black-and-blue as his berries when he got home.
I suppose if the truth was known, Jamie beats yir ma every night of her life to a black-and-blue jelly!
There may be bleeding from the gums, nose, bowels, or black-and-blue spots may be seen upon the legs.
Dear me, I have been black-and-blue ever since you and his Reverence inveigled me into going blackberrying in that style.
Patrick nursed his black-and-blue spots and fell back on his flute for solace.
The west, half-way to the zenith, was green—the black-and-blue green of bruised flesh.
I was wearing a black-and-blue frock, and he had seen it before, as I explained with some surprise.
Some of the men still suffered from black-and-blue spots, which, however, a little turpentine liniment would have banished.
These would explode, and I was twice hit by the bullets, which left a black-and-blue mark.