Bloodiness - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈblʌdɪnɪs|
Brit.  |ˈblʌdɪnɪs|

noun

- the state of being bloody
- a disposition to shed blood (syn: bloodthirstiness)

Examples

He hit me and gave me a bloody nose.

...after the fight, her shirt was all bloody...

He hit me and bloodied my nose.

...the politician's reputation was permanently bloodied by the rumors of corruption...

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