Simple Definition of bloodsucker
: an animal (such as a leech or mosquito) that sucks the blood of other animals
: a person who unfairly takes or uses things that other people worked for
Examples of bloodsucker in a sentence
Our landlord, the bloodsucker, just raised our rent again.
<the union accused the company executives of being bloodsuckers, since they had given themselves raises at a time when the rank and file were forced to take cuts in their benefits>
First Known Use of bloodsucker
BLOODSUCKER Defined for Kids
Definition of bloodsucker for Students
: an animal (as a leech) that sucks blood
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