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synonyms for bruised

  • bang up
  • batter
  • blacken
  • crush
  • injure
  • mar
  • wound
  • beat
  • black
  • blemish
  • contuse
  • damage
  • deface
  • mark
  • pound
  • pulverize
  • zing
  • bung up
  • do a number on
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antonyms for bruised

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  • aid
  • compliment
  • cure
  • heal
  • help
  • praise
  • adorn
  • beautify
  • decorate
  • embellish
  • fix
  • mend
  • ornament
  • repair
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How to use bruised in a sentence

Then they discovered various cuts and bruises on his body and an arrowhead embedded in his shoulder.
HUMANS HAVE GOTTEN NICER AND BETTER AT MAKING WAR - ISSUE 94: EVOLVINGSTEVE PAULSONJANUARY 6, 2021NAUTILUS
I miss my skates, the exercise, the sport, the bruises, but especially my teammates and friends.
THE MONEY WE DIDN’T SPEND IN 2020VOX STAFFDECEMBER 31, 2020VOX
Morgan Moses, his body covered in bruises, stepped into his modern farmhouse Sunday evening wearing a walking boot on his left foot.
INSIDE A WEEK OF RECOVERY WITH MORGAN MOSES, ONE OF WASHINGTON’S TOUGHEST PLAYERSSAM FORTIERDECEMBER 26, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The games get a lot tougher, and the bruises get a lot bigger.
INSIDE A WEEK OF RECOVERY WITH MORGAN MOSES, ONE OF WASHINGTON’S TOUGHEST PLAYERSSAM FORTIERDECEMBER 26, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Apps that are designed to recognize faces may be fooled by haircuts, glasses, facial hair or bruises, for instance.
EXPLAINER: WHAT IS AN ALGORITHM?MELISSA L. WEBERNOVEMBER 12, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Wharton made the bruised Martini enter also; and accompanying them himself, the voiture set off, escorted by his servants.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
Nancy was little the worse for the awful accident, bruised, of course, but poor Masters was unconscious.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
The bruised reed he shall not break, and smoking flax he shall not quench, he shall bring forth judgment unto truth.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
He was lying, bruised and shaken, among the heaped-up débris of a ruined building.
THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
It is a sad spectacle to see the weaklings bruised, exhausted, fluttering back to earth.'
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
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WORDS RELATED TO BRUISED

  • aching
  • aggrieved
  • agonized
  • all torn up
  • battered
  • bleeding
  • bruised
  • buffeted
  • burned
  • busted up
  • contused
  • crushed
  • cut
  • damaged
  • disfigured
  • distressed
  • disturbed
  • grazed
  • harmed
  • hit
  • impaired
  • in pain
  • indignant
  • marred
  • mauled
  • miffed
  • mutilated
  • nicked
  • offended
  • pained
  • piqued
  • put away
  • resentful
  • rueful
  • sad
  • scarred
  • shook
  • shot
  • sore
  • stricken
  • struck
  • suffering
  • tender
  • tortured
  • umbrageous
  • unhappy
  • warped
  • wounded
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