Bloody Mary

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bloody mary

also Bloody Mary
n. pl. bloody marys also Bloody Marys
A cocktail usually made of vodka, tomato juice, and seasonings.

[After Mary I.]

Bloody Mary

(Brewing) a drink consisting of vodka, tomato juice, and usually Worcester sauce and hot pepper sauce

Blood′y Mar′y

1. a mixed drink made principally with vodka and tomato juice.
2. Mary I.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Bloody Mary - daughter of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon who was Queen of England from 1553 to 1558Bloody Mary - daughter of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon who was Queen of England from 1553 to 1558; she was the wife of Philip II of Spain and when she restored Roman Catholicism to England many Protestants were burned at the stake as heretics (1516-1558)
House of Tudor, Tudor - an English dynasty descended from Henry Tudor; Tudor monarchs ruled from Henry VII to Elizabeth I (from 1485 to 1603)
2.Bloody Mary - a cocktail made with vodka and spicy tomato juice
vodka - unaged colorless liquor originating in Russia
cocktail - a short mixed drink
bloody shame, Virgin Mary - a Bloody Mary made without alcohol
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At a crisis like the present, when Queen Elizabeth, that maiden monarch, weeps within her tomb, and Bloody Mary, with a brow of gloom and shadow, stalks triumphant--'
Let's either go on to London, sir, or put up at once; or that unfort'nate Bloody Mary will have more to answer for--and she's done a deal more harm in her grave than she ever did in her lifetime, I believe.
I hope you're not a-going to trouble your head to-night, or my lord's head neither, with anything more about Bloody Mary,' said John.
One of these evenings, when the weather gets warmer and Protestants are thirsty, they'll be pulling London down,--and I never heard that Bloody Mary went as far as THAT.
Between Bloody Marys, and blue cockades, and glorious Queen Besses, and no Poperys, and Protestant associations, and making of speeches,' pursued John Grueby, looking, as usual, a long way off, and taking no notice of this hint, 'my lord's half off his head.
Thus, the gradually increasing popularity of the Bloody Mary bar, a marketing juggernaut/interactive party/salad bar concept that has seen an estimated five percent growth in bars and restaurants across the country over the last few years, radiating out from its roots in New Orleans (the largest consumer index for Bloodies) and Chicago.
The Freshies line has evolved from our Original Bloody Mary to include a dynamic variety of flavors," said Steve Barton, Chairman of The Executive Committee for Freshies.
Flavors include Pina Colada, Margarita, Sweet and Sour, Strawberry Daiquiri, Whiskey Sour, lime mix, Daiquiri, Bloody Mary smooth and spicy, Bloody Mary 5 pepper extra spicy, Strawberry Margarita, Mai Tai, Grenadine, Strawberry Colada, Old Fashioned, Tom Collins, Manhattan and Triple Sec.
Freshies Bloody Mary cocktails were featured at the Hollywood premiere party and 75 promotional parties across the nation, adding to the motion picture's theme about a war between werewolves and vampires.
Rustie has folded up her chef's hat for a year to take the starring role of Bloody Mary in South Pacific.
Medici dining highlights include weekend brunch complete with a self-serve Bloody Mary bar, and "La Spontaneita," the anything-goes, customizable chef's tasting menu that accounts for half of the restaurant's nightly dinner requests.
Freshies' Original Bloody Mary mix is the focus of its partnership with the movie.