bloodthirsty

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adjective blood·thirsty \ˈbləd-ˌthər-stē\

Definition of bloodthirsty

  1. :  eager for or marked by the shedding of blood, violence, or killing

bloodthirstily

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bloodthirstiness

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Examples of bloodthirsty in a sentence

  1. the Goths were a wild and bloodthirsty people

1539

First Known Use of bloodthirsty

1539


BLOODTHIRSTY Defined for English Language Learners

bloodthirsty

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adjective blood·thirsty \ˈbləd-ˌthər-stē\

Definition of bloodthirsty for English Language Learners

  • : eager to hurt or kill : enjoying the sight of violence or bloodshed


BLOODTHIRSTY Defined for Kids

bloodthirsty

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adjective blood·thirsty \ˈbləd-ˌthər-stē\

Definition of bloodthirsty for Students

  1. :  eager to kill or hurt



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