Definition of bloodstained in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈblʌdsteɪnd/


Marked or covered with blood: the police are hoping to turn up a piece of bloodstained clothing or a weapon
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  • His face was covered in cuts, and his clothing was also bloodstained and torn.
  • Whoever carried out this attack would have left the scene with bloodstained clothing and we appeal to people's better nature to come forward.
  • The scene of bodies covered in bloodstained blankets, with debris and chunks of bodies scattered across the road, revolted bystanders.
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