Definition of bloodlust in English:

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bloodlust

Pronunciation: /ˈblədˌləst/

noun

Uncontrollable desire to kill or maim others.
Example sentences
  • Any intellectual who didn't manage to flee into exile was killed during his bloodlust.
  • Nothing will sate their bloodlust and hatred other than to kill everyone of us or at least die trying.
  • The driver let out a terrifying cry of bloodlust.

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Syllabification: blood·lust

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