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Sanguinary


SAN'GUINARY, adjective [Latin sanguinarius, from sanguis, blood.]

1. Bloody; attended with much bloodshed; murderous; as a sanguinary war, contest or battle.

2. Blood thirsty; cruel; eager to shed blood.

Passion - makes us brutal and sanguinary

SAN'GUINARY, noun A plant.