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Overview of adj sanguinary

The adj sanguinary has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. gory, sanguinary, sanguineous, slaughterous, butcherly

(accompanied by bloodshed; "this bitter and sanguinary war")

2. bloodthirsty, bloody-minded, sanguinary

(marked by eagerness to resort to violence and bloodshed; "bloody-minded tyrants"; "bloodthirsty yells"; "went after the collaborators with a sanguinary fury that drenched the land with blood"-G.W.Johnson) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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