Definitions for black eye

Definitions for (noun) black eye

Main entry: blow, setback, black eye, reversal, reverse

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

Main entry: mouse, shiner, black eye

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

Main entry: black eye

Definition: a bad reputation

Usage: his behavior gave the whole family a black eye

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