Synonyms for black eye

Synonyms for (noun) black eye

Synonyms: blow, setback, black eye, reversal, reverse

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

Similar words: natural event, occurrence, occurrent, happening

Definition: an event that happens


Synonyms: mouse, shiner, black eye

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

Similar words: bruise, contusion

Definition: an injury that doesn't break the skin but results in some discoloration


Synonyms: black eye

Definition: a bad reputation

Usage: his behavior gave the whole family a black eye

Similar words: reputation, repute

Definition: the state of being held in high esteem and honor