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bruising is a grammatical form of: bruise »

bruising

1 noun physical injuryballbhrú  c m ubrú masc4  c m uball gormshe has bruising on her arms tá ballbhrúnna ar a lámha, tá baill ghorma ar a sciatháin, tá a lámha brúitehe suffered severe bruising to his body bhí a chorp brúite go holc 2 noun damage to reputation, confidencehe took a bruising just before the election tugadh greasáil cheart dó díreach roimh an toghchán, rinneadh dochar mór dó díreach roimh an toghchán
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3 adjective causing bruisehe caught her in a bruising hold fuair sé greim uirthi a d'fhág lorg uirthi, fuair sé greim fáiscthe uirthishe got a bruising whack in her eye fuair sí buille sa tsúil a d'fhág marc uirthi, fuair sí buille a d'fhág súil dhubh aici 4 adjective damaging reputation or confidencecrua adj3  c m uthey fought a bruising battle with the enemy throid siad cath crua leis an namhaidit was a bruising experience for us chuaigh sé crua orainn