We have put together a list of words that are similar to BLOODSHED.

4 Alternative Words Similar to bloodshed

1 Gore Noun      Synonym Words Like Gore
2 Bloodbath Noun      Synonym Words Like Bloodbath
3 Bloodletting Noun      Synonym Words Like Bloodletting
4 Battue Noun      Synonym Words Like Battue

3 examples of bloodshed

1 a huge prison battue was ordered
2 the valley is no stranger to bloodshed and murder
3 ten days after the bloodletting Hitler gave the action its name

9 definitions of bloodshed

1 The shedding or spilling of blood; slaughter; the act of shedding human blood, or taking life, as in war, riot, or murder.
2 the shedding of blood resulting in murder
3 indiscriminate slaughter
4 The shedding of blood, especially the injury or killing of people.
5 The shedding or spilling of blood; slaughter; destruction of life: as, “deadly bloodshed,”
6 The shedding of one's own blood; specifically, the death of Christ.
7 A bloodshot condition or appearance; an effusion of blood in the eye.
8 The shedding or spilling of blood.
9 A slaughter; destruction of life, notably on a large scale.
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