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of or covered with blood

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attended by or causing bloodshed

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covered with blood

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accompanied by bloodshed

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This feature accentuates the extreme, and often excessive, goriness and bloodiness of this volume.
C4 boss Kevin Lygo said of the film called Longford: "We don't go into the goriness and the hideous crimes.
The blood pouring from the body of this skewered Innocent now has acquired a blackish color due to red lead alteration; the deliberate and copious use of a more vivid red pigment to represent blood would have emphasized the goriness of the event for the viewer.
The sensational goriness of the visuals from Nitsch's work (which can be viewed online at www.
FORMER LIPA student Kane Murray knows what thrillseeking visitors to Liverpool want - and he's determined to give it to them in all its fake blood-splattered goriness.
The goriness and ghastliness of the books, illustrated by Graham Howells, is designed to appeal to pupils and provide them with an incentive to study a subject that has been the subject of considerable debate since Education Secretary Michael Gove's bungled attempt to put history in a straitjacket.
I know the arguments about footage like this - that it informs the public and eases our fears - but there's no getting around the fact that this site wouldn't be so popular without the goriness of the subject matter.
ABC President David Westin said the study attempted to examine television violence in context - rather than simply tallying acts - looking for shows that raised concerns based on several factors, including goriness, whether violent acts were punished and what time a show aired.
Interestingly, Gingrich did not complain about the movies' violence - with ``The Rock'' exceeding the two others in unnecessarily graphic goriness - but he is right about the fact that Hollywood often assumes that the government and business are shot full of corruption.
I never thought I'd be unlucky enough to see the day, but here it was in all its goriness.
HE horror of Hallowe'en manifested itself in all its most unpleasant goriness at ours this week.