Bedeutung von “bruise” im Essential American English Dictionary

bruise

noun us /bruz/

a dark area on your skin where you have been hurt:

He suffered cuts and bruises after falling off his bike.
bruise verb present participle bruising, past tense and past participle bruised

to make someone have a bruise:

He was badly bruised in the accident.

(Definition von “bruise” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)