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  • The man's face wore a large bruise that heightened his savage appearance. Cited from The Entailed Hat, by George Alfred Townsend
  • It was as if his nature, in one part of it, had received a bruise that did not heal. Cited from The Mermaid, by Lily Dougall
  • His little face was black from a great bruise that spread from temple to chin, his mouth cut and swollen, his eyes half shut. Cited from The Heart of Rachael, Kathleen Norris
  • The post-mortem had found a large bruise that was probably caused by Pittman's kick.
  • "Oh, what hard feet!" roared the boy, rubbing the bruise that the puppet had given him. Cited from Pinocchio, by C. Collodi
  • James Wilder suffered a thigh bruise that kept him out of action for the remainder of the preseason.
  • The story of a girl from Kentucky named Sarabeth who falls ill, and while ill, she notices a bruise that won't go away.
  • It is only necessary to smoke such wounds or any wound or bruise that is inflamed, with burning wood or woolen cloth. Cited from Mother's Remedies, by T. J. Ritter
  • For Dick's left cheek was still decorated with a bruise that young Mosher had planted there. Cited from The High School Boys in Summer Camp, by H. Irving Hancock
  • It was then that Bryce noticed the matted, blood-stained condition of his hair and the big purple bruise that disfigured his temple. Cited from The Lost Valley, by J. M. Walsh
  • Thornton missed the final contest of his collegiate career due to a deep bone bruise that caused some internal bleeding he sustained the week before against Middle Tennessee.
  • For though he sit awhile, we see at length, His slippery place no firmness hath at all, Great is his bruise that falleth from on high. Cited from Elizabethan Sonnet Cycles, by Drayton, Griffin and Smith
  • Thought was arrested by utter bewilderment, now its old narrow pathway was closed, and affection seemed to have died under the bruise that had fallen on its keenest nerves. Cited from Silas Marner George Eliot/Mary Anne Evans
  • I have seen big French boys bawling over a cut or a bruise that an Anglo-Saxon girl of the same age would have felt compelled to bear without a tear. Cited from Fighting France, By Edith Wharton
  • Dan patted her shoulder dumbly and touched a fresh, livid bruise that ran from the curling hair on her temple down across cheek and chin. Cited from The Best Short Stories of 1920, by Various
  • Wilder took a helmet to the sternum on this play, leaving a deep bruise that caused him to miss the next two games, and reduced his effectiveness for the remainder of the season.
  • "When we were in pursuit my horse stumbled in a gully and fell so hard that I was thrown over his shoulder, giving my own shoulder a painful bruise that's just getting well." Cited from The Tree of Appomattox, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • And Caroline, that gentle girl, will not give me what I want; and to offer her but half a heart may break hers, and I would not bruise that delicate bosom to save my dukedom. Cited from The Young Duke, by Benjamin Disraeli
  • Little sorrows I can banish With the magic of my touch; I can fix a bruise that's dreadful So it isn't hurting much. Cited from A Heap O' Livin', by Edgar A. Guest
  • He only wished the priest had also pretended to some acquaintance with the manly art, so that they could have a few bouts with the gloves on, as it would have been a great pleasure to bruise that big humbugging face black and blue. Cited from Far Away and Long Ago, by W. H. Hudson
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