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  • adj.murderous
  • adj.bloody

synonyms for sanguineous

  • arduous
  • bloodthirsty
  • bloody
  • bloody-minded
  • brutal
  • criminal
  • cruel
  • cutthroat
  • dangerous
  • deadly
  • destroying
  • destructive
  • devastating
  • exhausting
  • fell
  • ferocious
  • harrowing
  • hellish
  • homicidal
  • killing
  • lethal
  • ruinous
  • sanguinary
  • sapping
  • savage
  • slaughterous
  • strenuous
  • unpleasant
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How to use sanguineous in a sentence

The phagocytes are numerous in the sanguineous fluid, but are still six hundred and fifty times less so than the red corpuscles.
APPLETONS' POPULAR SCIENCE MONTHLY, JANUARY 1900VARIOUS
But punctilli are infections commonly sanguineous, as if they had arisen from a fleabite, only they remain continually.
A HISTORY OF EPIDEMICS IN BRITAIN (VOLUME I OF II)CHARLES CREIGHTON
M. Stanislas Kapp was the son of and heir of a rich brewer of Strasbourg, a youth of a sanguineous—and sanguinary—temperament.
THE AMERICANHENRY JAMES
They are no longer Minnesingers, but warriors of sanguineous complexion.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 61, NO. 379, MAY, 1847VARIOUS
In his account of the sanguineous and nervous systems, the errors seem more numerous.
INTRODUCTION TO THE LITERATURE OF EUROPE IN THE FIFTEENTH, SIXTEENTH, AND SEVENTEENTH CENTURIES, VOL. 1HENRY HALLAM
Monthly sanguineous discharges have been observed among many monkeys.
STUDIES IN THE PSYCHOLOGY OF SEX, VOLUME 1 (OF 6)HAVELOCK ELLIS
The passenger, who was a plethoric, sanguineous man felt as if he were stifling.
HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, VOL. 3, JULY, 1851VARIOUS
A young maiden milked whatever dregs of milk the cow had left, which was of a sanguineous nature and poisonous quality.
WITCHCRAFT AND SUPERSTITIOUS RECORD IN THE SOUTH-WESTERN DISTRICT OF SCOTLANDJ. MAXWELL WOOD
No one speaks of those gaping, sanguineous wounds which were imagined later.
LIFE OF ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISIPAUL SABATIER
A clear, sanguineous, slightly coagulated effusion was observed in both pleural cavities.
PLAGUETHOMAS WRIGHT JACKSON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SANGUINEOUS

  • arduous
  • bloodthirsty
  • bloody
  • bloody-minded
  • brutal
  • criminal
  • cruel
  • cutthroat
  • dangerous
  • deadly
  • destroying
  • destructive
  • devastating
  • exhausting
  • fell
  • ferocious
  • harrowing
  • hellish
  • homicidal
  • killing
  • lethal
  • ruinous
  • sanguineous
  • sapping
  • savage
  • slaughterous
  • strenuous
  • unpleasant
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.