Meaning of “have (sb's) blood on your hands” in the English Dictionary

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"have (sb's) blood on your hands" in British English

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have (sb's) blood on your hands

to be responsible for someone's death:

The leaders of this war have the blood of many thousands of people on their hands.

(Definition of “have (sb's) blood on your hands” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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