blood-and-guts

adjective
\ ˈblə-dᵊn-ˈgəts How to pronounce blood-and-guts (audio) \

Definition of blood-and-guts

: marked by great vigor, violence, or fierceness blood-and-guts competition

First Known Use of blood-and-guts

1975, in the meaning defined above

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“Blood-and-guts.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/blood-and-guts. Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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