from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Covered or stained with gore; bloody.
  • adj. Full of or characterized by bloodshed and violence.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. covered with blood, very bloody
  • adj. unpleasant

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Covered with gore or clotted blood.
  • adj. Bloody; murderous.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Covered with gore or clotted blood; smeared with blood.
  • Bloody; murderous.
  • Resembling gore; bloody-looking.
  • In heraldry, same as gored.

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

  • adj. covered with blood
  • adj. accompanied by bloodshed


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