Definition of 'bloodstained'
Example sentences containing 'bloodstained'
He is also thought to have been heavily bloodstained.The Sun (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The bloodstained knife was found near by.Times, Sunday Times (2007) No Way Home: A Cuban Dancer's Tale (2007)
The jury watched a police video that showed the bodies as they were found in the heavily bloodstained bedrooms.Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
A bloodstained knife was in the flat.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Police finally took his bloodstained clothes away last week, by then as part of a murder inquiry following his shooting.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
And the horror was laid bare in the bloodstained clothes of the youngster - although it was not clear whether he survived.The Sun (2013)
Trends of 'bloodstained'
View usage over:
Definition of bloodstained from the Collins English Dictionary
Protect yourself from online fraud
What to look out for to stay one step ahead of scammers
We take a look at the etymology behind the word 'election' in the run-up to the UK General Election in June
Language expert Ian Brookes looks at the word 'election' and its origins.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.