bloodthirsty

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From blood +‎ thirsty. Compare Dutch bloeddorstig(bloodthirsty), German blutdürstig(bloodthirsty), Danish blodtørstig(bloodthirsty), Swedish blodtörstig(bloodthristy).

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bloodthirsty ‎(comparative bloodthirstier or more bloodthirsty, superlative bloodthirstiest or most bloodthirsty)

  1. Thirsty for blood: inexorably violent or eager for bloodshed, murderous.

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