Definition of bloodthirsty:
bloody-minded, riotous, savage, ferocious, butcherly, barbarous, homicidal, sanguinary, sanguineous, sanguine, help, vicious, disorderly, murderous, gory, slaughterous, fierce, bloody, thuggish, homicidal, violent, murdering, cantankerous, murderous.
- "The League of the Scarlet Pimpernel", Baroness Orczy.
- "Eight Years' Wandering in Ceylon", Samuel White Baker.
I thought, too, that I might reap an especial share of praise and admiration from my old uncle as well; and so, with a view to this end, I related to him my adventure at pretty considerable length, nor did I forget to paint the savage brute's wild and bloodthirsty appearance in very startling colours.- "Weird Tales. Vol. I", E. T. A. Hoffmann.