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synonyms for welt

  • bruise
  • contusion
  • scar
  • stripe
  • injury
  • mouse
  • ridge
  • streak
  • wale
  • weal
  • wheal
  • wound
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How to use welt in a sentence

In roughly two weeks, his skin welts and rashes “improved significantly,” with “steady improvement over the subsequent months,” the authors wrote.
A VIRUS JUST WIPED OUT ANTIBIOTIC-RESISTANT INFECTION IN AN IMMUNOCOMPROMISED PATIENTSHELLY FANMAY 10, 2022SINGULARITY HUB 
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.
“THE LIBERTY WAY”: HOW LIBERTY UNIVERSITY DISCOURAGES AND DISMISSES STUDENTS’ REPORTS OF SEXUAL ASSAULTSBY HANNAH DREYFUS, PHOTOGRAPHY BY SARAH BLESENER FOR PROPUBLICAOCTOBER 24, 2021PROPUBLICA
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.
WHAT AFGHANISTAN’S WOMEN STAND TO LOSEAMIE FERRIS-ROTMANAUGUST 20, 2021TIME
There was a red welt on her neck, purple-marked on its ridge where the rawhide had almost cut her tender skin.
THE FLOCKMASTER OF POISON CREEKGEORGE W. OGDEN
In the following year of 1871, Goodyear invented his welt shoe-sewing machine and Maddox made his epochal discovery.
INVENTIONBRADLEY A. FISKE
The chap tried to drive us off, and we lost and near done for, and he hit me a welt on top of all.
THE BEACH OF DREAMSH. DE VERE STACPOOLE
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.
THE KNIGHT OF GWYNNE, VOL. II (OF II)CHARLES JAMES LEVER
Bonzje ht still gelebt un' is' still gestorben; wie a Schatten is' er durch durch unser Welt.
THE HISTORY OF YIDDISH LITERATURE IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURYLEO WIENER
The only remarkable thing about him was a livid welt that ran across one cheek, from nose to ear.
ASTOUNDING STORIES OF SUPER-SCIENCE, NOVEMBER, 1930VARIOUS
There was a wide outlook, for the house stood on a ridge of land that broke the flat prairie like a great welt.
ATLANTIC NARRATIVESMARY ANTIN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO WELT

  • abscess
  • blain
  • bleb
  • boil
  • bubble
  • bulla
  • burn
  • canker
  • carbuncle
  • cyst
  • furuncle
  • pimple
  • pustule
  • sac
  • sore
  • ulcer
  • vesication
  • vesicle
  • wale
  • weal
  • welt
  • wheal
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