bruise him

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  • For he shall bruise him under their feet in his time. Cited from The Works of John Bunyan Volumes 1-3, John Bunyan
  • They even carried the latter away by force, and beat and bruised him in the most brutal manner. Cited from King's Cutters and Smugglers 1700-1855, by E. Keble Chatterton
  • Even the financial crash which had so altered his life had not bruised him very deeply. Cited from The Adventures of Sally, by P. G. Wodehouse
  • I am sure I must have bruised him. Cited from Kim, by Rudyard Kipling
  • Yet it pleased the Lord to bruise him; he hath put him to grief. Cited from Evidence of Christianity, by William Paley
  • But with this thought came others that crushed and bruised him. Cited from Joyce of the North Woods, by Harriet T. Comstock
  • Men had only touched him to bruise him. Cited from Les Miserables, by Victor Hugo
  • Suddenly he struck a rock, which bruised him badly, and, swerving from his course, he lost his stroke and let go the boy. Cited from The PG Works Of Gilbert Parker, Complete
  • We accordingly drew him up instantly, but so incautiously as to bruise him badly against the ladder. Cited from The Works of Edgar Allan Poe V3[Raven Edition]
  • She hit him on the cheek, bruising him.
  • He has no bones broken in that strong frame of his, but the grindstones have bruised him abdominally. Cited from Two Knapsacks, by John Campbell (AKA: J. Cawdor Bell)
  • In his weakness and inexperience, Nature was too strong for him, and bruised him continually. Cited from The New Penelope and Other Stories and Poems, by Frances Fuller Victor
  • One of the heads had struck his breast and the other his left shoulder; yet though they had knocked him down, the heads were not hard enough to bruise him. Cited from The Road to Oz, by L. Frank Baum
  • Smite then -- bruise him, fists shall never kill him! Cited from Martin Conisby's Vengeance, by Jeffery Farnol
  • You brought him to the floor, You bruised him black and blue, And this would cause a roar, When your old joke was new. Cited from More Toasts, by Various
  • Below lay quite an abyss, and a fall was apt to bruise him very much, even if he were fortunate enough not to have any bones broken. Cited from The Outdoor Chums After Big Game, by Captain Quincy Allen
  • Every day for a week Devil threw the Englishman all over the park, ruined his clothes, bruised him, and finally kicked him. Cited from Light of the Western Stars, Zane Grey
  • As he was gathering a Jack from the Tree by a Crock, it fell down upon his side, and bruised him so that it killed him. Cited from Historical Relation Of The Island Ceylon In The East Indies, Robert Knox
  • One of our gunners was hit with a splinter on the belt, which bruised him slightly, but did not wound him or stop the performance of his duty. Cited from From Aldershot to Pretoria, by W. E. Sellers
  • The horse going at great speed when it fell, threw its rider with great violence to the ground, dislocating an ankle and badly bruising him from the head down. Cited from Life of Rutherford B. Hayes, by James Quay Howard