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Synonyms for black eye

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  1. shiner, black eye, mouse(noun)

    a swollen bruise caused by a blow to the eye

    computer mouse, common mackerel, mouse, reverse, blow, reversal, shiner, black eye, setback

  2. black eye(noun)

    a bad reputation

    "his behavior gave the whole family a black eye"

    blow, shiner, reverse, mouse, reversal, black eye, setback

  3. reverse, reversal, setback, blow, black eye(noun)

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

    nose candy, reversal, turnabout, puff, turnaround, setback, snow, about-face, opposite, change of mind, gust, shock, black eye, reverse, flip-flop, verso, policy change, volte-face, mouse, turn around, shiner, contrary, bump, blow, transposition, coke, reversion, blast, reverse gear


  1. black eye(noun)


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