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noun as in red mark

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In roughly two weeks, his skin welts and rashes “improved significantly,” with “steady improvement over the subsequent months,” the authors wrote.

One of the officers drove her to the local hospital, where, records show, a nurse documented 15 bruises, welts and lacerations on her arm, face and torso.

In recent days, Afghan social media has swirled with photos of men and women, showing fresh welts from being beaten by Taliban mobs for not dressing according to Islamic custom.

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He stuck his index finger in the red welt around the spot where bin Laden shot me.

They have two front welt pockets, two back welt pockets, two hook closures at the waist, and a zipper fly.

I can already feel the welt rising up, the swelling closing my eye.

From there, the Madsen story spidered out to Die Welt, the Sacramento Bee, Corriere Della Sera, and countless others.

There was a red welt on her neck, purple-marked on its ridge where the rawhide had almost cut her tender skin.

In the following year of 1871, Goodyear invented his welt shoe-sewing machine and Maddox made his epochal discovery.

The chap tried to drive us off, and we lost and near done for, and he hit me a welt on top of all.

You have dared to call him by words every letter of which would have left a welt on your shoulders if uttered in his hearing.

Bonzje ht still gelebt un' is' still gestorben; wie a Schatten is' er durch durch unser Welt.


On this page you'll find 21 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to welt, such as: bruise, contusion, scar, stripe, injury, and mouse.

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