black-and-blue black-and-blue

Definition(s):

  • (adj) discolored by coagulation of blood beneath the skin

Usage(s):

  • Surely, in the great, big, tough new world of black-and-blue humor, four-letter words, and agonizing alienation, the publisher would throw you out.

News

  • North Las Vegas Police Seek Help In Locating 10-Year-Old Boy

    The North Las Vegas Police Department is asking for the public's help locating a 10-year-old boy. The boy's name is Kyree Hall. He was last seen about 6 p.m. Tuesday. He was wearing a light blue shirt and blue-and-white shorts, as well as black-and-blue
    on July 8, 2013     Source: Las Vegas Review-Journal

Quotes

  • Lohan wrote in the note, "So . . . three hours of pole dancing and bruised. everywhere . . . I mean we're talkin' like, Upper and inner thigh bruised . . . like a walking black-and-blue mark.!+ I mean really though, really, I didn't know it was...
    on Dec 18, 2006 By: Lindsay Lohan Source: China Daily

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