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Oxford dictionary definition of the word bruise:
an injury appearing as an area of discoloured skin on the body, caused by a blow or impact rupturing underlying blood vessels:
his body was a mass of bruises after he had been attacked
a mark indicating damage on a fruit, vegetable, or plant.
1 (often as adjective bruised) inflict a bruise on (someone or something):
a bruised knee
[no object] be susceptible to bruising:
potatoes bruise easily, so treat them with care
hurt (someone’s feelings):
she tried to bolster her bruised pride
2crush or pound (food):
the mix contains bruised oats
Old English brȳsan ‘crush or injure with a blow’, reinforced in Middle English by Old French bruisier ‘break’