French translation of 'bruising'
- (= upsetting) [experience]
- (= fierce) [battle, campaign, encounter]
- (= bruises)
Example Sentences Including 'bruising'
They shook hands then Rust reached up and pushed back Graham's collar to reveal the full extent of the bruising around his throat.Alastair McLean's 'Night Watch'
His mouth opened against hers, wider, bruising her lips with its insistence.The White Dove
No evident bruising , no signs he was held down, or the body moved.The Last Raven
Trends of 'bruising'
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- (on person)
- (on fruit)
faire un bleu à,
contusionnerto bruise one's arm
se faire un bleu au bras
- (= hurt the feelings of)
- [person]to bruise easily
se faire facilement des bleus
Example Sentences Including 'bruise'
The large bruise on her forehead from the car crash had turned a deep blue.Midnight is a Lonely Place
It would bruise their souls to see what had been done to their home.TREASON KEEP (2001)
There was a rapidly forming bruise , bleeding slightly, behind his right ear.San Andreas
Translation of bruising from the Collins English to French Dictionary