English dictionary definition of:

bruise


Noun

  • an injury that doesn't break the skin but results in some discoloration

Verb

  • injure the underlying soft tissue or bone of
  • hurt the feelings of
  • break up into small pieces for food preparation
  • damage (plant tissue) by abrasion or pressure

Thesaurus

contuse   contusion   hurt   injure   offend   spite   wound  

Spellzone course content

View spelling list Long /oo/ spelled ui and learn about the word bruise in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 13. Spelling choices for /oo/ sound: oo, ou.

Scrabble score for bruise


Scrabble score = 8

generated at 01:23:20 on 12-02-20

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