Sanguinarily
Sanguinarily San"gui*na*ri*ly, adv. In a sanguinary manner. [1913 Webster]

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  • sanguinarily — adverb see sanguinary …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sanguinarily — See sanguinary. * * * …   Universalium

  • sanguinarily — adv. in a bloody manner, in the manner of being covered in blood; murderously, in a bloodthirsty manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sanguinarily — san·gui·nar·i·ly …   English syllables

  • sanguinarily — |saŋgwə|nerəlē adverb : in a sanguinary manner …   Useful english dictionary

  • sanguinary — sanguinarily, adv. sanguinariness, n. /sang gweuh ner ee/, adj. 1. full of or characterized by bloodshed; bloody: a sanguinary struggle. 2. ready or eager to shed blood; bloodthirsty. 3. composed of or marked with blood. [1540 50; < L… …   Universalium

  • sanguinary — adjective Etymology: Latin sanguinarius, from sanguin , sanguis blood Date: circa 1623 1. bloodthirsty, murderous < sanguinary hatred > 2. attended by bloodshed ; bloody < this bitter and sanguinary war T. H. D. Mahoney > 3. consi …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sanguinary — /ˈsæŋgwənəri/ (say sanggwuhnuhree) adjective 1. attended with or characterised by bloodshed; bloody: a sanguinary struggle. 2. bloodthirsty: a sanguinary person. 3. inflicting the death penalty freely. {Latin sanguinārius} –sanguinarily, adverb… …   Australian English dictionary

  • sanguinary — [saŋ′gwi ner΄ē] adj. [L sanguinarius < sanguis, blood] 1. accompanied by much bloodshed or carnage 2. flowing with blood; bloodstained 3. eager for bloodshed; bloodthirsty sanguinarily adv …   English World dictionary

  • sanguinary — adj. 1 accompanied by or delighting in bloodshed. 2 bloody; bloodthirsty. 3 (of laws) inflicting death freely. Derivatives: sanguinarily adv. sanguinariness n. Etymology: L sanguinarius f. sanguis inis blood …   Useful english dictionary

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