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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bruisingadjective

    causing mental or emotional injury

    "a bruising experience"; "protected from the bruising facts of battle"- John Mason Brown

  2. bruisingadjective

    brutally forceful and compelling

    "protected from the bruising facts of battle"


  1. bruisingnoun

    A violent physical attack on a person.

    You'd better shut up or you'll get a bruising.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bruising

    of Bruise

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bruising in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bruising in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of bruising in a Sentence

  1. Jennifer Hammers:

    The seams of her blue jeans were pressed into her body with such force, they caused bruising.

  2. Kimberly Anderson:

    It wasn’t weird to me that she would have bruising; she is an active child, always on her bike or wanting to be outside.

  3. Angel Nelson:

    In the days following, he suffered swelling and bruising around his wrist.

  4. Dawn Manteufel:

    It hit him with a vengeance, just bruising all over him. Looked like somebody beat him up with a baseball bat.

  5. The Briton:

    The car was pitched sideways and I collected the barriers. It was just the wrong place at the wrong time, i had a bit of bruising on my feet so it was just my ego and the car that had to suffer.

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    separate or cut with a tool, such as a sharp instrument
    • A. famish
    • B. cleave
    • C. abide
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