how to pronounce bloodthirsty


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bloodthirsty is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of bloodthirsty in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… ambitious or bloodthirsty he just seems …”

meanings of bloodthirsty


  1. Of a mosquito, tenaciously seeking to draw blood.
  2. Of a book, film, etc.: depicting much violence; gory, violent.
  3. Thirsty for blood: inexorably violent or eager for bloodshed; murderous.

bloodthirsty frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word bloodthirsty occurs in english on average 0.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics bloodthirsty can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that bloodthirsty can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

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