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blood sport

noun

Simple Definition of blood sport

  • : a sport (such as hunting) in which birds or animals are killed

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of blood sport

  1. :  a sport or contest (as hunting or cockfighting) involving bloodshed

1895

First Known Use of blood sport

1895


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