bloodthirsty

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blood·thirst·y

 (blŭd′thûr′stē)
adj.
1. Eager to cause or see the shedding of blood.
2. Characterized by violence or carnage: a bloodthirsty scene in a play.

blood′thirst′i·ly adv.
blood′thirst′i·ness n.

bloodthirsty

(ˈblʌdˌθɜːstɪ)
adj, -thirstier or -thirstiest
1. murderous; cruel
2. taking pleasure in bloodshed or violence
3. describing or depicting killing and violence; gruesome: a bloodthirsty film.
ˈbloodˌthirstily adv
ˈbloodˌthirstiness n

blood•thirst•y

(ˈblʌdˌθɜr sti)

adj.
1. eager to shed blood; murderous.
2. indicating or marked by a desire for bloodshed or violence.
[1525–35]
blood′thirst`i•ly, adv.
blood′thirst`i•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.bloodthirsty - marked by eagerness to resort to violence and bloodshed; "bloody-minded tyrants"; "bloodthirsty yells"; "went after the collaborators with a sanguinary fury that drenched the land with blood"-G.W.Johnson
bloody - having or covered with or accompanied by blood; "a bloody nose"; "your scarf is all bloody"; "the effects will be violent and probably bloody"; "a bloody fight"

bloodthirsty

bloodthirsty

adjective
Translations
سَفّاحٌ، مُتَعَطِّشٌ إلى سَفْكِ الدَّممَليئٌ بِمَشاهِدِ سَفْكِ الدَّم
drastickýkrvežíznivý
blodtørstig
verenhimoinen
vérszomjasvérengző
blóîòyrsturofbeldis-, blóîidrifin
krvilačný
canavar ruhlukana susamışşiddet dolu

bloodthirsty

[ˈblʌdθɜːstɪ] ADJ (bloodthirstier (compar) (bloodthirstiest (superl))) (= brutal) → sanguinario; (= gory) [film, book] → sangriento

bloodthirsty

[ˈblʌdθɜːrstɪ] adjsanguinaireblood transfusion ntransfusion f sanguineblood type ngroupe m sanguinblood vessel nvaisseau m sanguin

bloodthirsty

[ˈblʌdˌθɜːstɪ] adjsanguinario/a, assetato/a di sangue

blood

(blad) noun
1. the red fluid pumped through the body by the heart. Blood poured from the wound in his side.
2. descent or ancestors. He is of royal blood.
ˈbloodless adjective
1. without the shedding of blood. a bloodless victory.
2. anaemic. She is definitely bloodless.
ˈbloody adjective
1. stained with blood. a bloody shirt; His clothes were torn and bloody.
2. bleeding. a bloody nose.
3. murderous and cruel. a bloody battle.
4. used in slang vulgarly for emphasis. That bloody car ran over my foot!
ˈbloodcurdling adjective
terrifying and horrible. a blood-curdling scream.
blood donor
a person who gives blood for use by another person in transfusion etc.
blood group/type
any one of the types into which human blood is classified. Her blood group is O.
ˈblood-poisoning noun
an infection of the blood. He is suffering from blood-poisoning.
blood pressure
the (amount of) pressure of the blood on the walls of the blood-vessels. The excitement will raise his blood pressure.
ˈbloodshed noun
deaths or shedding of blood. There was much bloodshed in the battle.
ˈbloodshot adjective
(of eyes) full of red lines and inflamed with blood.
ˈbloodstained adjective
stained with blood. a bloodstained bandage.
ˈbloodstream noun
the blood flowing through the body. The poison entered her bloodstream.
ˈblood test noun
an analysis of a patient's blood to find out if he/she has any diseases. etc.
ˈbloodthirsty adjective
1. eager to kill people. a bloodthirsty warrior.
2. (of a film etc) full of scenes in which there is much killing.
ˈbloodthirstiness noun
ˈblood transfusion noun
the process of giving blood to someone through the veins during an operation etc.
ˈblood-vessel noun
any of the tubes in the body through which the blood flows. He has burst a blood-vessel.
in cold blood
while free from excitement or passion. He killed his son in cold blood.
References in periodicals archive ?
Watching his character go to pieces in Act III while the bullring crowd in the bleachers above cheered bloodthirstily for the death of the bull was quite shattering.
3) Henry was the son of Antoine de Bourbon and, more important as it turned out, of Jeanne d'Albret, a very alarming woman who became, first, Queen of Navarre, and then, having abjured her Catholicism, a bloodthirstily militant Calvinist.
Our faithful brothers and sisters have been bloodthirstily sent to their deaths by the hands of Zionism and international Crusades.