great bruise

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  • There remained a small, hard-faced woman with a great bruise all round her eye. Cited from Round The Red Lamp, By Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Her dress was torn and draggled, and there was a great bruise over her eye. Cited from A Gentleman of France, by Stanley Weyman
  • 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
  • A great bruise marred his left cheek-bone, and he spoke with some difficulty through swollen lips. Cited from The Adventures of Sally, by P. G. Wodehouse
  • There was a great bruise on his ankle, made by the cork of one of the horses' shoes. Cited from Marco Paul's Voyages and Travels: Vermont, by Jacob Abbott
  • The arm was swollen and almost black and there was a great bruise on Rod's body a little above the waist. Cited from The Wolf Hunters, by James Oliver Curwood
  • As she delivered it, she smiled an evil smile and dropped a mocking courtesy, with her gaze well fixed on his two black eyes and the great bruise between them. Cited from The Marquis of Lossie, by George MacDonald
  • He was one great bruise from head to foot from hailstones, yet with all he had to think about and all his aches, he had understanding enough to spare for my little problem. Cited from Hira Singh, by Talbot Mundy
  • Leaning over me was Carthoris, a great bruise upon his forehead where the chain had struck, but alive, thank God, alive! Cited from Gods of Mars, Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • Stockton had a great bruise on his forehead; his nostrils were crusted with blood, and his shirt was half torn off. Cited from The Young Forester, by Zane Grey
  • Poor Pinky, nearly stripped of her clothing, and with a great bruise swelling under one of her eyes, bewildered and frightened at the aspect of things around her, could make no acceptable defence. Cited from Cast Adrift, by T. S. Arthur