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British English: /bruːz/
American English: /bruz/

Translation of bruise in German:


  • 1 (Medicine)
    blauer Fleck

transitive verb

  • 1
    quetschen (Obst, Pflanzen)
    bruise oneself/one's leg
    sich stoßen/sich am Bein stoßen
    he was badly bruised when he fell off his bike
    er hat sich Dat. starke Prellungen zugezogen, als er vom Rad fiel
    the peaches are bruised/easily bruised
    die Pfirsiche haben Druckstellen/bekommen leicht Druckstellen

intransitive verb

  • (Person)
    blaue Flecken bekommen
    Druckstellen bekommen
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