Adjective "Bloodbaths" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Bloodbaths


    Definition:

    1. a ruthless slaughter of a great number of people; massacre.

    2. Informal. a period of disastrous loss or reversal: A few mutual funds performed well in the general bloodbath of the stock market.

    3. a widespread dismissal or purge, as of employees.

    Origin:
    bloodbath

    Examples:

    "lastings can be bloodbaths."