- blood|bath [ `blʌd,bæθ ] noun singular1. ) a period of fighting in which a lot of people are killed or injured:The threat of a further bloodbath hangs over the people of the region.2. ) a situation in which a lot of businesses close or a lot of people lose their jobs because there is so much competition:There has been a bloodbath in the retail section.
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