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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. That draws off the blood of another animal
  • adj. parasitic, leechlike or freeloading

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. drawing blood from the body of another.
  • adj. having the nature or habits of a parasite or leech; living off another; -- of plants or persons.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Sucking or drawing blood; preying on the blood: as, “blood-sucking sighs,”

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of plants or persons; having the nature or habits of a parasite or leech; living off another
  • adj. drawing blood from the body of another

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