bruise them

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  • Many were thrown back upon the ice which they broke in their fall, or which bruised them. Cited from History of the Expedition to Russia, by Count Philip de Segur
  • They told me, afterwards, that the stones had cut and bruised them. Cited from The Old Curiosity Shop, by Charles Dickens
  • Handle them like eggs, so as not to bruise them, and then they will keep better. Cited from Driven Back to Eden, by E. P. Roe
  • He was breathing as if he had been running; he held her fingers against his lips until he bruised them. Cited from The Iron Woman, by Margaret Deland
  • This bruised them some, and frightened them still more. Cited from Isaac T. Hopper, by L. Maria Child
  • She struck with a heavy concussion, against temple and cheek, bruising them severely. Cited from The Hand But Not the Heart, by T.S. Arthur
  • Break them into such convenient pieces, as may lie in your pipkin or pot; also you may bruise them. Cited from The Closet of Sir Kenelm Digby Knight Opened, by Kenelm Digby
  • Young plants may be taken off the parent in October and pressed firmly, but without bruising them, in light, rich soil. Cited from Gardening for the Million, by Alfred Pink
  • Rubbing the breasts also can do no good; on the contrary, it may do harm by bruising them. Cited from The Prospective Mother, by J. Morris Slemons
  • After much trouble they had succeeded in saving these two casks; which being every moment violently driven against their legs had bruised them severely. Cited from Narrative of a Voyage to Senegal in 1816, by Savigny and Correard
  • These waves and pebbles bruise them as they list. Cited from The Open Air, by Richard Jefferies
  • You can wash the lettuce leaves without bruising them. Cited from Cassell's Vegetarian Cookery, by A. G. Payne
  • Angelica, having prepared the plants by bruising them between two stones, laid them with her fair hand on Medoro's wound. Cited from Bulfinch's Mythology, by Thomas Bulfinch
  • Gather the berries ripe and dry, pick them, bruise them with your hands, and strain them. Cited from Enquire Within Upon Everything, by Anonymous
  • Be careful in stirring in the huckleberries that you do not bruise them. Cited from The International Jewish Cook Book, by Florence Kreisler Greenbaum
  • When they are boiled enough, take them off, and bruise them with the back of a spoon; and when they are cold, put them up in pots. Cited from The Closet of Sir Kenelm Digby Knight Opened, by Kenelm Digby
  • Haward caught her by the wrists, bruising them in his grasp. Cited from Audrey, by Mary Johnston
  • Then, in a cool, dry place, lay the bunches out on racks in a single layer, taking care not to crush nor bruise them. Cited from Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 5
  • Bruise them thoroughly or grind them coarsely, steep and make a tea and drink freely of it. Cited from Mother's Remedies, by T. J. Ritter
  • He chopped and bruised them with his hatchet; blood and flesh issued forth; and the intended victim, however distant, languished and died. Cited from Salem Witchcraft, Volumes I and II, by Charles Upham
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