severe bruise

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  • It was so intensely black that he ran into many things and received severe bruises. Cited from Five Thousand Miles Underground, by Roy Rockwood
  • I fancy they suffered some pretty severe bruises when the horse jerked them down. Cited from The Free Rangers, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • For my own part I was now feeling the ache of numerous and severe bruises. Cited from Wilfrid Cumbermede, by George MacDonald
  • He wondered if his shoulder had not been broken, but fortunately he had received only a severe bruise. Cited from TCB Across The Continent, by Edg. Darlington
  • At an earlier date than that of the accident in the old stone school house, my head, and my body, too, got some severe bruises. Cited from My Boyhood, by John Burroughs
  • Indeed, my companion was swept off and thrown into the road with considerable violence, sustaining severe bruises. Cited from Sixteen Months in Four German Prisons,by Frederick Arthur Ambrose Talbot
  • They frequently inflict severe bruises or cuts upon their bodies, thinking thus to propitiate their gods. Cited from Dahcotah, by Mary Eastman
  • Marie's head, and found that he had received a severe bruise and that the flesh had been cut before and above the ear. Cited from Jason, by Justus Miles Forman
  • I escaped with a broken rib and some severe bruises, but the horse was drowned. Cited from Among the Tibetans, Isabella L. Bird
  • With the exception of several bad wounds, the rest were merely severe bruises and lacerations. Cited from The Sea Wolf, by Jack London
  • The shock affected Dean more seriously than his injuries, which were nothing worse than severe bruises and cuts. Cited from Swirling Waters, by Max Rittenberg
  • He was thus engaged, conscious of a number of severe bruises, when an object whisked past his shoulder, taking a direction up the gorge. Cited from Two Boys in Wyoming, by Edward S. Ellis
  • One or two knees and ankles twisted and now and then a cut or severe bruise have been among the worst cases I have come across. Cited from Ski-running, by Katharine Symonds Furse
  • Once or twice, as he went over a little ridge, he shot clear of the snow, but he held his body rigid, and the snow beyond saved him from a severe bruise. Cited from The Scouts of the Valley, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • He told me that beyond the severe bruises with which his body was covered, and a wound in the fleshy part of his leg, he did not think he was otherwise injured. Cited from California, by J. Tyrwhitt Brooks [AKA: Henry Vizetelly]
  • Miss Farrow was unfortunately thrown out, and is suffering from concussion and severe bruises. Cited from The Second Honeymoon, by Ruby M. Ayres
  • When partially recovered, he found himself suffering from severe bruises, and especially from a sprain of the left knee, which was undermost when the horse came down. Cited from Sketches and Studies, by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • But after washing the blood off his face, I found that beyond a severe bruise, which would disfigure him for a few days, his face and head were unhurt. Cited from The Fat of the Land, by John Williams Streeter
  • The medical examination disclosed a broken bone and severe bruises and lacerations. Cited from The Two Destinies, by Wilkie Collins
  • Of the knights only one was much injured; he had fallen upon a stone, and two ribs were broken; the rest suffered from severe bruises, but had no wound. Cited from After London, by Richard Jefferies