Part of speech:
An injury to a plant caused by cutting, scraping, or other external force
A discolored spot; a stain.
The state of being swollen.
A bruised discoloration of the flesh surrounding the eye, often resulting from a blow.
The passage of blood from ruptured blood vessels into subcutaneous tissue, marked by a purple discoloration of the skin.
A small purplish spot on a body surface, such as the skin or a mucous membrane, caused by a minute hemorrhage and often seen in typhus.
To injure without breaking the skin; bruise.
To shape or break by repeated blows; forge:
To cause damage to; impair:
A particular form of hurt, damage, or loss:
To cause physical damage to (something); harm:
Discolored from coagulation of blood below the surface of the skin.
A jagged wound or cut.
Severe bodily injury, as from a gunshot wound or a motor vehicle accident.
Abuse means to hurt or injure something or someone by acting badly or neglectfully.
To strike with a violent blow; smash (in)
To pound noisily and repeatedly
To apply blacking to:
To break or violate (a contract, covenant, etc.)
To become dented:
To disable is defined as to make something not work that was working before, or to injure someone in a way that makes them unable to do something.
To injure, disable, or disfigure, usually by depriving of the use of a limb or other part of the body.
To mutilate or disfigure by repeatedly and roughly cutting, tearing, hacking, or crushing; lacerate and bruise badly
To impair the soundness, perfection, or integrity of; spoil.
To injure or mutilate, as by scratching or beating:
To attack verbally; criticize:
To crush, grind, etc. into a powder or dust
To wound or injure (a tissue), as in a surgical operation.
To reinforce or trim with a welt.
(Intransitive) To provide assistance.
To offend is to do something offensive to someone, or to break a civil or religious law.
To treat with spite; show spite toward:
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