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Bruise

The Bible

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Dictionaries:

  • Included in Eastons: No
  • Included in Hitchcocks: No
  • Included in Naves: No
  • Included in Smiths: No
  • Included in Websters: Yes
  • Included in Strongs: Yes
  • Included in Thayers: Yes
  • Included in BDB: Yes

Strongs Concordance:

Webster's 1828 Dictionary
Bruise

BRUISE, verb transitive s as z. To crush by beating or pounding with an instrument not edged or pointed. When applied to animal flesh or to vegetables, a bruise is a contusion that impairs the natural solidity and texture of the part, but often without breaking the skin. When applied to minerals and similar substances, it signifies to break them, and often to reduce them to a coarse powder.

BRUISE, noun A contusion; a hurt upon the flesh of animals, upon plants or other bodies, with a blunt or heavy instrument.


Webster's 1828 Dictionary
Bruised

BRUISED, participle passive Crushed; hurt or broken by a blunt or heavy instrument.


Webster's 1828 Dictionary
Bruiser

BRUISER, noun A concave tool for grinding the specula of telescopes.

1. In vulgar language, a boxer.


Webster's 1828 Dictionary
Bruisewort

BRUISEWORT, noun [bruise and wort.] A plant; comfrey.