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sanguinary

san·gui·nar·y

sanguinary

pronunciation:
saeng gwih neI ri
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of a murderous nature or in a murderous state of mind; bloodthirsty.
synonyms:
bloodthirsty
similar words:
barbarous, bloody, brutal, cold-blooded, deadly, ferocious, inhuman, murderous, ruthless, savage
definition 2: involving much bloodshed; bloody.
synonyms:
bloody, gory
similar words:
gruesome, lurid
derivations: sanguinarily (adv.), sanguinariness (n.)