bloodbath, bloodletting, bloodshed, battue(noun)
"a bloodbath took place when the leaders of the plot surrendered"; "ten days after the bloodletting Hitler gave the action its name"; "the valley is no stranger to bloodshed and murder"; "a huge prison battue was ordered"
Indiscriminate killing or slaughter.
An upset (as of a game with unexpected results.)
Origin: Coined in 1867. Compound of blood and bath, the latter used to refer in the metaphorical sense to a deluge of a thing.
Bloodbath is a Swedish death metal supergroup from Stockholm, formed in 1998. The band has released three full-length albums, two EPs and two DVDs depicting their performances at Wacken Open Air and Bloodstock Open Air. The group comprises a member of progressive metal group Opeth—Martin Axenrot—along with Anders Nyström, Jonas Renkse and Per Eriksson, who was previously the guitar technician for both Bloodbath and Katatonia.
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The numerical value of bloodbath in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of bloodbath in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Examples of bloodbath in a Sentence
The bad news is that the market is shrinking. This is bad news for everyone, when the rouble sinks it's a bloodbath for everybody. It's red ink, people are losing money, all car manufacturers are losing money.
This bloodbath proves wrong those who laughed or ignored the fears of so many people about a looming danger of Islamism, this gives new clout to PEGIDA demands.
What we can't let happen is let this primary become a negative bloodbath, i know I'm going to get a lot of suggestions on how to respond to what I suspect will be an increasingly negative campaign that the Bernie Brothers will run. But we can't tear this party apart and reelect Trump. We have to keep our eyes on the ball, in my view.
What we can't let happen is let this primary become a negative bloodbath.
Anybody who supported the government will probably be executed within the next 24 hours, their families will be driven out. It will be a bloodbath over the next couple of days. All the soldiers who were captured will be executed.
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- moordparty, bloedbadAfrikaans
- кръвопролитие, кланеBulgarian
- massacre, bain de sang, boucherieFrench
- bagno di sangueItalian
- 刃傷, 大虐殺, 刃傷沙汰Japanese
- кызыл кыргынKyrgyz
- banho de sanguePortuguese
- кровавая баня, кровопролитие, резняRussian
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