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Synonyms for bloodshedˈblʌdˌʃɛd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bloodshed, gore(noun)

    the shedding of blood resulting in murder

    battue, bloodshed, bloodletting, bloodbath, gore, panel

  2. bloodbath, bloodletting, bloodshed, battue(noun)

    indiscriminate slaughter

    battue, bloodshed, bloodletting, gore, bloodbath


  1. bloodshed(noun)

    bloodletting, carnage, bloodbath

  2. bloodshed(noun)

    The shedding or spilling of blood.

    carnage, bloodletting, bloodbath

  3. bloodshed(noun)

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

    bloodbath, carnage, bloodletting

  4. bloodshed(noun)

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

    carnage, bloodbath, bloodletting

  5. bloodshed(noun)

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

    bloodletting, carnage, bloodbath

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bloodshed(n.)

    slaughter, carnage, butchery, massacre, murder

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List of paraphrases:

bloodbath, bloodletting, blood, bloody, carnage, bleeding

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