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Synonyms of black eye

Noun


1. shiner, black eye, mouse, bruise, contusion

usage: a swollen bruise caused by a blow to the eye

2. black eye, repute, reputation

usage: a bad reputation; "his behavior gave the whole family a black eye"

3. reverse, reversal, setback, blow, black eye, happening, occurrence, occurrent, natural event

usage: an unfortunate happening that hinders or impedes; something that is thwarting or frustrating

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