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    bruise - Dictionary definition and meaning for word bruise

    Definition
    (noun) an injury that doesn't break the skin but results in some discoloration
    Synonyms : contusion
    Definition
    (verb) injure the underlying soft tissue or bone of
    Synonyms : contuse
    Example Sentence
    • I bruised my knee
    Definition
    (verb) hurt the feelings of
    Synonyms : hurt , injure , offend , spite , wound
    Example Sentence
    • She hurt me when she did not include me among her guests
    • This remark really bruised my ego
    Definition
    (verb) break up into small pieces for food preparation
    Example Sentence
    • bruise the berries with a wooden spoon and strain them
    Definition
    (verb) damage (plant tissue) by abrasion or pressure
    Example Sentence
    • The customer bruised the strawberries by squeezing them
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for bruise

Sounds like "Bru"-the coffee....imagine a cup of hot BRU Coffee felt on ur hand..u got injured and ur skin got discolored though ur bones remained unbroken :-P

Relate it to "Brusli".He injures the enemies without breaking the skin(breaks the bones)

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Tom CRUISE rubbing with Kate Homes. CRUISE:BRUISE

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