bloody

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈblʌdi/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈblʌdi/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(bludē)

Inflections of 'bloody' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
bloodier
adj comparative
bloodiest
adj superlative
Inflections of 'bloody' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
bloodies
v 3rd person singular
bloodying
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
bloodied
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
bloodied
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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bloody

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. my [knee, elbow, cheek] is bloody
  2. don't want to get my [shirt, hands] bloody
  3. have a bloody [knee, scrape, cut]
  4. [had, got, was given, ended up with] a bloody nose
  5. bloody and [bruised, beaten]
  6. [caught up, involved] in a bloody [mess, affair]
  7. was a bloody [victory, loss, conflict, war]
  8. what a bloody mess!
  9. the [baby, child] was screaming bloody murder
  10. [drink, make, serve] Bloody Marys
  11. UK, slang: bloody hell!
  12. slang, UK: that's bloody [awful, brilliant]!
  13. slang, UK: not bloody likely!
  14. slang, UK: you must be bloody [kidding, joking]!
  15. slang, UK: you bloody well better!
  16. slang, UK: such a bloody [shame, idiot, waste]
  17. slang, UK: I hate this bloody thing!
'bloody' also found in these entries (note: many are not synonyms or translations):
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