un·​bruised | \ ˌən-ˈbrüzd How to pronounce unbruised (audio) \

Definition of unbruised

: free of discoloring wounds or blemishes : not bruised unbruised fruit unbruised skin

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Recent Examples on the Web That in no way indicates the historic seaside track escaped unbruised. San Diego Union-Tribune, "Column: So far, Del Mar survives summer under horse-racing microscope," 2 Sep. 2019 The importance of the trigger finger is why snipers go to such lengths to keep their forefingers shrouded and unbruised, and why so many cut the finger off a glove to better connect with their weapon. Azad Cudi, Harper's magazine, "Long Shot," 10 Jan. 2019

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First Known Use of unbruised

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Unbruised.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unbruised. Accessed 28 Feb. 2020.

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