Containing or resembling blood; of the nature of blood; as, bloody excretions; bloody sweat.
Smeared or stained with blood; as, bloody hands; a bloody handkerchief.
To stain with blood.
Given, or tending, to the shedding of blood; having a cruel, savage disposition; murderous; cruel.
Attended with, or involving, bloodshed; sanguinary; esp., marked by great slaughter or cruelty; as, a bloody battle.
Infamous; contemptible; -- variously used for mere emphasis or as a low epithet.
an adjective thrown into a sentence to stress something eg bloody hot is VERY hot.
adj. Descriptive term for something that frustrates or bothers someone, as in "that bloody boss!"
general all purpose adjective, once thought profane
Can mean almost anything, but mostly an emphatic form of punctuation.
cover with blood; "bloody your hands"
having or covered with or accompanied by blood; "a bloody nose"; "your scarf is all bloody"; "the effects will be violent and probably bloody"; "a bloody fight"
(used of persons) informal intensifiers; "what a bally (or blinking) nuisance"; "a bloody fool"; "a crashing bore"; "you flaming idiot"
(1) An expletive, (2) unpleasant.
Bloody is the adjectival form of blood but may also be used as a swear word or expletive attributive (intensifier) in Britain, Ireland, South East Asia, Australia, and increasingly North America. Nowadays it is considered (by most of the population of these countries) to be a very mild expletive, and unlikely to cause offence in most circles.
extremely; "you are bloody right"; "Why are you so all-fired aggressive?"
An intensive derived from the substantive 'blood', a name applied to the Bucks, Scrowers, and Mohocks of the seventeenth centuries.