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blood sport Syllabification: blood sport
Pronunciation: /ˈbləd ˌspôrt/

Definition of blood sport in English:


(usually blood sports)
A sport involving the shedding of blood, especially the hunting or killing of animals: cockfighting, bullfighting, fox hunting, and other blood sports figurative politics is a blood sport
More example sentences
  • It's not a blood sport - hunting and sport are two words that cannot go together.
  • Fox hunting is the only blood sport to have survived.
  • In my opinion fox hunting is just a blood sport with no purpose.
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