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Meaning of BLOODY

Pronunciation:  'bludee

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adv]  (intensifier) "you are bloody right"; "Why are you so all-fired aggressive?"
  2. [adj]  having or covered with or accompanied by blood; "a bloody nose"; "your scarf is all bloody"; "the effects will be violent and probably bloody"; "a bloody fight"
  3. [v]  cover with blood; "bloody your hands"

BLOODY is a 6 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: all-fired, bleeding(a), blooded, blood-filled, bloodied, bloodstained, bloodsucking, bloodthirsty, bloody-minded, butcherly, crimson, cutthroat, damn, gory, homicidal, internecine, murderous, mutually ruinous, red, sanguinary, sanguineous, slaughterous, violent
 Antonyms: bloodless
 See Also: cover, merciless, spread over, unmerciful



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Blood"y\, a. [AS. bl[=o]dig.]
    1. Containing or resembling blood; of the nature of blood;
       as, bloody excretions; bloody sweat.
    2. Smeared or stained with blood; as, bloody hands; a bloody
    3. Given, or tending, to the shedding of blood; having a
       cruel, savage disposition; murderous; cruel.
             Some bloody passion shakes your very frame. --Shak.
    4. Attended with, or involving, bloodshed; sanguinary; esp.,
       marked by great slaughter or cruelty; as, a bloody battle.
    5. Infamous; contemptible; -- variously used for mere
       emphasis or as a low epithet. [Vulgar] --Thackeray.
  2. \Blood"y\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bloodied}; p. pr. & vb.
    n. {Bloodying}.]
    To stain with blood. --Overbury.
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