also blood bath
Savage, indiscriminate killing; a massacre.
- Indiscriminate killing or slaughter, a massacre.
- (sports) An aggressive or very violent contest or confrontation.
- (figuratively) An upset (as of a game with unexpected results) or heavy defeat.
- (figuratively, business) A large financial loss or massive layoff brought about by negative economic conditions.
- A bath taken in warm blood used as a restorative or medical treatment.