bleu m , ecchymose f , contusion f
→ How did you get that bruise on your cheek?
meurtrissure f , talure f
→ bruises on the fruit's skin
[+person] faire un bleu à, contusionner
→ He was severely bruised.
to bruise one's arm se faire un bleu au bras
→ I had only bruised my knee.
→ Choose a warm, dry day to cut them off the plants, being careful not to bruise them.
(=hurt the feelings of) blesser
→ I'm sorry if I bruised you.
[fruit] se taler, se meurtrir
→ Peaches bruise easily.
to bruise easily se faire facilement des bleus
→ I have very sensitive skin, I bruise easily.
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