Synonyms of bruise in English:

bruise


See definition of bruise

noun

1‘she had a bruise across her forehead’

SYNONYMS

contusion, lesion, mark, injury, black-and-blue mark, skin discoloration, blackening

swelling, lump, bump, welt

black eye

informal shiner

technical ecchymosis, trauma


verb

1‘the right side of her face was badly bruised’

SYNONYMS

contuse, injure, mark, make black and blue, discolour, blacken, hurt

2‘the movement jars the contents, until nearly every apple is bruised’

SYNONYMS

mark, discolour, blemish

damage, spoil, impair, mar

3‘Eric's ego was bruised when the crowd jeered’

SYNONYMS

upset, offend, insult, affront, hurt, wound, pain, injure, crush, displease, peeve, vex, distress, grieve