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English definition of “bloodbath”

bloodbath

noun [S]     /ˈblʌd.bɑːθ/ US  /-bæθ/
an extremely violent event in which a great number of people are killed: Is there nothing that the outside world can do to prevent a bloodbath?Violent or aggressiveUnkind, cruel and unfeelingTreating people or animals badly
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