- a bruise on the sole of the foot, caused by walking on or striking against a small stone or other hard object.
Origin of stone bruise
Examples from the Web for stone bruise
Historical Examples of stone bruise
The last boy, the one with the stone-bruise on his heel, limps around the corner.Back Home
Got a thorn in your shoe, or a stone-bruise, or a chilblain?Vanguards of the Plains
Willie Richey always had at least one stone bruise in the stone-bruise season, and sometimes two.Back Home
Irvin S. Cobb