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blood-soaked Line breaks: blood-soaked

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Definition of blood-soaked in English:


1Covered or saturated with blood: his blood-soaked body was found with multiple stab wounds
2Involving or characterized by bloodshed or cruelty: the blood-soaked history of the Crusades

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