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bay for blood

disapproving
If a group of people are baying for blood, they want someone to be hurt or punished
要求暴力相向;要求惩罚(某人)
By now the crowd was baying for blood.
此时,人群在大声要求惩罚相关人员。
Becoming angry and expressing anger
Translations of “bay for blood”
in Chinese (Traditional) 要求暴力相向, 要求懲罰(某人)…
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