To offend (one's feelings, pride, etc.); wound
To inflict wounds or a wound on.
To be detrimental to; hinder or impair:
To injure without breaking the skin; bruise.
To subject to psychological trauma.
To pound, crush, or grind to a powder or dust.
To handle roughly or clumsily; manhandle; paw
To injure or damage so as to make imperfect, less attractive, etc.; spoil; impair; disfigure
To spoil; botch; mar; garble
(Law) To render legally incapable of performing an act.
Dent is defined as to make an indentation or become indented.
To press, grind, or pound into small particles or into powder
To become known or noticed:
To become black.
To subject to repeated beatings or physical abuse.
To attack or abuse, as with blows or with words
To indicate by beating or drumming.
To do damage to
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
Find another word for bruising. In this page you can discover 31 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for bruising, like: offending, injuring, wounding, hurting, contusing, traumatizing, pulverizing, pounding, mauling, marring and mangling.