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English definition of “bloody”

bloody

adjective     /ˈblʌd.i/
B2 covered with or full of blood : a bloody nose Disorders and diseases of the heart and blood C1 extremely violent and involving a lot of blood and injuries : It was a long and bloody battle and many men were killed .Violent or aggressiveUnkind, cruel and unfeelingTreating people or animals badly bloodily     /-ɪ.li/ adverb All the demonstrations were bloodily suppressed by government forces .Violent or aggressiveUnkind, cruel and unfeelingTreating people or animals badly
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