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Synonyms for bloody

Synonyms for bloody

of or covered with blood


attended by or causing bloodshed

so annoying or detestable as to deserve condemnation

to cover with blood

Synonyms for bloody

cover with blood

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having or covered with or accompanied by blood

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Unless Al-Sisi manages to change the narrative through well-constructed policy, and quickly, future messages from "Islamic State" are likely to be bloodier, more destabilising, and a huge thorn in the side of a regime that cannot get out of its own way.
BAGHDAD / NINA / The independent MP, Hassan al-Alawi warned from entering the country in a new bloody phase, bloodier than the previous stages.
She notices his art, "His collages were becoming bloodier, all red, one day he smeared lipstick over eggshells.
to their roads, and wars were getting pricier, bloodier, less satisfying
Out of Kuwait's respect to the will of people in their nations, it follows with serious concerns the Syrian crisis which entered its second year with more bloodier and violent developments that left thousands of civilian victims either dead, injured, displaced or refugee," Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled said in his speech at the Sixteenth Non-Aligned Movement's Summit in the Iranian capital of Tehran.
With incidental details including everything from a Volvo belly tattoo to Def Leppard T-shirt, hammer and pigs, Jackpot is considerably bloodier, funnier and grittier than Hollywood's last sports-betting thriller, Lay the Favourite.
It's the natural course of democracy, which will get nastier and bloodier every day--unless and until we stop initiating political force.
It's not in the interests of Russia, just as it's not in the interests of anybody in the world for Syria to descend in to an even bloodier situation and in to full scale civil war and that is now the danger," he added.
It isn't in the interests of Russia, it's not in anyone's interests, for Syria to descend into an even bloodier situation and into a full-scale civil war and that's now the danger," Mr Hague added.
The Murle and Luo-Nuer have long exchanged cattle raiding attacks but with the proliferation of small arms, after more than two decades of civil war, it has become bloodier.
ONE of the bloodier aspects of the True Blue conflab was confirmation to cull 30,000 badgers in the eternal debate over TB transmission to cattle.
The foreign press is barred from the country and the Internet has been shut down, but reports filtering out point to a bloody revolt that will either topple the regime, or result in an even bloodier revenge purge.
Russanov forecast that Libya's pro-government forces are bracing for an even bloodier revenge, which will bring about a bloodbath across the whole country.
HBO's Southern paranormal hit is back for a third season sexier and bloodier than ever and with one major addition: werewolves