What does contuse mean?

Definitions for contuse
kənˈtuz, -ˈtyuzcon·tuse

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bruise, contuseverb

    injure the underlying soft tissue or bone of

    "I bruised my knee"

Wiktionary

  1. contuseverb

    To injure without breaking the skin; to bruise.

    Etymology: From (the participle stem of) contundere, from com- + tundere.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Contuseverb

    to beat, pound, or together

    Etymology: [L. contusus, p. p. of contundere to beat, crush; con- + tundere to beat, akin to Skr. tud (for stud) to strike, Goth. stautan. See Stutter.]

  2. Contuseverb

    to bruise; to injure or disorganize a part without breaking the skin

    Etymology: [L. contusus, p. p. of contundere to beat, crush; con- + tundere to beat, akin to Skr. tud (for stud) to strike, Goth. stautan. See Stutter.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of contuse in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of contuse in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of contuse in a Sentence

  1. Mark Eiglarsh:

    It almost always gets you first-degree murder because premeditation can be formed in an instant, you put your hands around the neck, that’s an unwanted touching, that’s simple battery or assault. Then you start to squeeze, your argument could be, ‘Well, I just wanted to scare them.' But then you contuse to affix pressure… There’s a certain amount of minimal time that someone needs to do that before somebody is dead.

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