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See definition of imbrued on Dictionary.com
  • as inbloodstained
  • as inbloody
  • as ingory
  • as insanguinary
  • as insanguineous

synonyms for imbrued

  • blood-soaked
  • bleeding
  • ensanguined
  • gory
  • grisly
  • blood-soaked
  • bloodstained
  • gory
  • grisly
  • crimson
  • gaping
  • open
  • wounded
  • blood-spattered
  • ensanguined
  • hematic
  • hemic
  • raw
  • sanguinary
  • sanguine
  • unstaunched
  • unstopped
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How to use imbrued in a sentence

She could never marry him, after he had imbrued his hands in the blood of the woman he now called his wife.
SHADOW, THE MYSTERIOUS DETECTIVEPOLICE CAPTAIN HOWARD
He was a bold, turbulent spirit; and, from motives of revenge, he imbrued his hands in the blood of all the whites he could meet.
CLOTELLEWILLIAM WELLS BROWN
It is doubtful whether Zimisces imbrued his hands in the blood of his sovereign; but he enjoyed the inhuman spectacle of revenge.
THE HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIREEDWARD GIBBON
It may be doubtful whether the soldiers imbrued their hands in the blood of this innocent prince.
THE HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIREEDWARD GIBBON
It had stripped its mistress clean of all feeble accomplishments; her hands were imbrued neither with ink nor with water-color.
THE SPOILS OF POYNTONHENRY JAMES
He says it would probably be difficult to find in the whole tribe a man whose hands had not been imbrued in blood.
CALENDAR HISTORY OF THE KIOWA INDIANS. (1898 N 17 / 1895-1896 (PAGES 129-444))JAMES MOONEY
His hands too are reputed to have been imbrued with the blood of Margaret of Anjou's unfortunate youthful son.
THE STRIFE OF THE ROSES AND DAYS OF THE TUDORS IN THE WESTWILLIAM HENRY HAMILTON ROGERS
Creditors stormed at us from every side, urged on by lawyers who imbrued their hands in our misery.
AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF FRIEDRICH FROEBELFRIEDRICH FROEBEL
Had this wretch torn it from her head, as he imbrued his hands in her blood on that terrible night?
CAPTAIN CANOTBRANTZ MAYER
Some thought the wounds were inflicted by a vigorous man, others, that a woman had imbrued her hands in his blood.
JACK IN THE FORECASTLEJOHN SHERBURNE SLEEPER
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WORDS RELATED TO IMBRUED

  • blood-soaked
  • blood-spattered
  • bloodstained
  • crimson
  • ensanguined
  • gaping
  • gory
  • grisly
  • hematic
  • hemic
  • imbrued
  • open
  • raw
  • sanguinary
  • sanguine
  • unstaunched
  • unstopped
  • wounded
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.