blood sport

(redirected from Bloodsports)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Words related to blood sport

sport that involves killing animals (especially hunting)

References in periodicals archive ?
Members of Ban Bloodsports were incensed by what occurred and released evidence of alleged wildlife persecution and environmental damage on Yorkshire Water's land at Wessenden Head, following an investigation by its team.
Instead, her fondness for bloodsports leaves frustrated May stuck in a barbaric past.
HUNT down a ticket for the Bloodsports tomorrow as indie favourites Suede visit Birmingham for the first time in ten years.
I don't ride, I'm scared of dogs and I hate bloodsports. No wonder they contacted me, rather than a journalist from Horse and Hounds magazine.
The 52-year-old singer had banned meat products from being sold on his tour, blasted the royal family for enjoying bloodsports, and screened PETA campaign messages at his concerts.
That's what I object to most about what has now become an annual bloodsport: the fact that, like most bloodsports, it's a totally one-sided fight.
Gentle and beautiful creatures are being hunted and shot at and used as a live targets for bloodsports all in the name of 'tradition'.
Gentle and beautiful creatures are being hunted and shot at and used as live targets for bloodsports all in the name of "tradition".
WHAT is the problem of those hooligans who gallavant across the countryside in pursuit of an innocent and near-harmless animal, ostensibly in the name of fox, stag and hare population management control, giving up their bloodsports?
A spokesperson for the group said the grant was a disgusting gesture which only encouraged savage bloodsports.
Efforts to end to the disruption, threats and intimidation suffered by the majority of those who live and work in the countryside and oppose the chasing and killing of animals for entertainment, will of course provoke stronger reaction -namely relief that the activities of a vocal minority of bloodsports enthusiasts have been ended.
Ban Bloodsports on Yorkshire's Moors, (BBYM), have released further evidence of wildlife persecution and environmental damage on Yorkshire Water's land at Wessenden Head, following an investigation by its team over the weekend.
And this magnificent show put new album Bloodsports - their first in 10 years - firmly in place among the best they've produced.
1 () Saturdays ft Sean Paul - What About Us 2 (1) Justin Timberlake - Mirrors 3 (3) Pink ft Nate Ruess - Just Give Me A Reason 4 (4) Bruno Mars - When I Was Your Man 5 (5) Bastille - Pompeii 6 (2) One Way or Another - 1D 7 (7) Macklemore/Ryan Lewis/ Wanz - Thrift Shop 8 (8) Bridgit Mendler - Ready Or Not 9 (10) Disclosure ft AlunaGeorge - White Noise 10 (9) Avicii vs Nicky Romero - I Could Be The One 1 () Justin Timberlake - The 20/20 Experience 2 (1) David Bowie - The Next Day 3 (3) Emeli Sande - Our Version Of Events 4 (10) Motion Picture Cast Recording - Les Miserables 5 (4) Bastille - Bad Blood 6 (5) Bruno Mars - Unorthodox Jukebox 7 (8) Pink - The Truth About Love 8 (6) Stereophonics - Graffiti on the Train 9 (2) Bon Jovi - What About Now 10 () Suede - Bloodsports
THE Conservatives claim to be a modern and compassionate party, yet their priority if they were to be elected would be to re-legalise vicious and cruel bloodsports to satisfy a tiny minority who get pleasure from the suffering of wild animals.