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Meaning of “running with blood” in the English Dictionary

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running with blood

If a ​place is ​running with ​blood, a lot of ​fighting is ​happening and many ​people are being ​hurt or ​killed there: During the ​revolution the ​streets were ​running with ​blood.
(Definition of running with blood from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “running with blood”
in Chinese (Simplified) 血流成河…
in Chinese (Traditional) 血流成河…
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