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Noun
Discoloration or contusion
“She had quite a severe bruising and a cut lip.”
Noun
Sensitivity to pain; soreness
Noun
The act or state of staining
Adjective
Requiring, or involving, great mental or physical effort
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“A bruising battle over civil rights.”
Adjective
Large, well-built, and muscular
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Verb
(somewhat rare) Bringing harm or injury to
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“Be sure to store them carefully or they'll get bruised.”
Verb
Present participle for to injure or bruise
“He bruised his ankle and knee, but should make the home Parker Pen Shield tie with Madrid in a fortnight.”
Verb
Present participle for to hurt (someone's feelings)
“He'd been beat, bled, and bruised emotionally, but never physically.”
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Present participle for to strike physically or violently
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Present participle for to crush into fine particles
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Present participle for to change or lose color
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Present participle for to cause physical pain to
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