Meaning of “steeped in blood” in the English Dictionary

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"steeped in blood" in British English

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steeped in blood


used to describe a place where many people have died in a violent way, or a person responsible for the deaths of many people:

The castle's history is steeped in blood.

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