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  1. bloodshednoun

    carnage, bloodbath, bloodletting

  2. bloodshednoun

    The shedding or spilling of blood.

    carnage, bloodletting, bloodbath

  3. bloodshednoun

    A slaughter; destruction of life, notably on a large scale.

    carnage, bloodletting, bloodbath

  4. bloodshednoun

    The shedding of one's own blood; specifically, the death of Christ.

    carnage, bloodbath, bloodletting

  5. bloodshednoun

    A bloodshot condition or appearance; an effusion of blood in the eye.

    bloodletting, carnage, bloodbath

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  1. bloodshed

    slaughter, massacre, carnage, butchery

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  1. bloodshed, gorenoun

    the shedding of blood resulting in murder

    "he avenged the bloodshed of his kinsmen"

    battue, bloodletting, bloodbath, gore, panel

  2. bloodbath, bloodletting, bloodshed, battuenoun

    indiscriminate slaughter

    "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"

    battue, bloodletting, gore, bloodbath

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  1. bloodshednoun

    slaughter, carnage, butchery, massacre, murder

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  1. bloodshednoun

    carnage, massacre, slaughter, bloodshedding

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  1. List of paraphrases for "bloodshed":

    bloodbath, bloodletting, blood, bloody, carnage, bleeding

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  1. Barack Obama:

    The United States is prepared to work with any nation, including Russia and Iran, to resolve the conflict, but we must recognize that there cannot be, after so much bloodshed, so much carnage, a return to the prewar status quo.

  2. Joe Biden:

    There will be fire, and there will be bloodshed.

  3. Mohammed Bader Ghegate:

    I said that to myself: 'Allahu Akbar, help us so there is no bloodshed,'.

  4. Michael McCaul:

    We’re not here as Republicans or Democrats, but really as Americans supporting our NATO Ally, Poland, and the people of Ukraine, we stand with you. We just had a video conference with President Zelenskyy, one of the most courageous individuals I’ve ever seen. Very inspiring. And the chairman’s right:Mr. Putin is a war criminal, he’s going to lose in the end, and we want to work with you and the administration to … bring him to justice and stop the bloodshed. And again, I just want to thank Poland and the people of Ukraine.We are with you, and we will do everything we can to stop this.

  5. John Brown, last words in a written note given to his jailer, Dec. 2, 1859:

    I, John Brown, am now quite certain that the crimes of this guilty land will never be purged away but with blood. I had, as I now think vainly, flattered myself that, without very much bloodshed, it might be done.

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