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shiner

noun [C] uk   /ˈʃaɪ.nər/  us   /-nɚ/ informal
a black eye (= an eye where the skin around it has gone dark because it has been hit): I think you're going to have a real shiner there in the morning.
Translations of “shiner”
in Chinese (Traditional) (打傷或跌傷的)黑眼圈…
in Chinese (Simplified) (打伤或跌伤的)黑眼圈…
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