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
Recent Examples of bloodsucker from the Web
The gross bloodsuckers can carry Lyme disease and other illnesses, and their populations have skyrocketed in the past few years.
In fact, different mosquitoes have different receptors for preferred hosts, which may be why Riffell’s little bloodsuckers didn’t learn to avoid chickens.
The scientists hope to follow up and figure out how the ancient tick fits into the family tree of the bloodsuckers.
Tokyo Vampire Hotel The latest provocation from Japanese director Sion Sono (Love Exposure) is an awkward theatrical cut of his nine-episode miniseries for Amazon Prime Japan, about ancient, warring clans of Japanese bloodsuckers.
But think twice: Actually, losing these much-despised mooches, bloodsuckers and freeloaders could have disastrous consequences for the environment and human health.
Luckily, there are a number of ways to avoid letting the little bloodsuckers become an unfortunate vacation souvenir.
Fleas These bloodsuckers are out in force during the summer, so check your pets and yourself often.
Several young people have gone missing in Santa Carla, and Michael soon becomes obsessed with the mysterious Star (Jami Gertz), who hangs out with a gang of bloodsuckers helmed by David (Kiefer Sutherland).
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BLOODSUCKER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of bloodsucker for English Language Learners
: 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
BLOODSUCKER Defined for Kids
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