Meaning of “blood sport” in the English Dictionary

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"blood sport" in British English

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blood sportnoun [ C usually plural ]

uk /ˈblʌd ˌspɔːt/ us /ˈblʌd ˌspɔːrt/

any sport that involves animals being killed or hurt to make the people watching or taking part feel excitement

(Definition of “blood sport” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)