All Adverb
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  • Some armed students tried to rescue him, but they were bloodily put down.
  • She sacrificed her children for a career, as is done to-day less bloodily. Cited from Mystic Isles of the South Seas, by Fredrick O'Brien
  • This sun will go down bloodily for us! Cited from The Dynasts, by Thomas Hardy
  • Following this hiatus the second phase of the battle began -- if anything even more bloodily than the first.
  • And this was a man whose reputation for intelligence and military skill had been bloodily demonstrated! Cited from The River War, by Winston S. Churchill
  • After it was bloodily crushed, those ships were given proper 'revolutionary' names.
  • Later, they tried to ignite national uprisings every now and then - most of them bloodily repressed.
  • However those fighting never had a chance of success, and were always bloodily suppressed by the Nazis.
  • Between Thy jaws they lie Mangled full bloodily, Ground into dust and death! Cited from The Bhagavad-Gita, translated by Sir Edwin Arnold
  • They whipped old men and women bloodily for staying away. Cited from The Necessity of Atheism, by Dr. D.M. Brooks
  • The rebels were taken by surprise and bloodily defeated, putting an end to the revolt.
  • The Avars had been bloodily defeated in their own country and had proven to be unable to protect themselves, let alone their subjects.
  • Peering down the badger-hole they could see the broken bone of its leg protruding bloodily through the skin. Cited from The Luck of the Mounted, by Ralph S. Kendall
  • The German infantry tried to storm the Polish positions on the run, but were bloodily repelled.
  • There would be no more than an instant's tick of time before the magter avenged themselves bloodily and completely. Cited from Planet of the Damned, by Harry Harrison
  • Several assaults were bloodily repelled and the campus remained in German hands until the end of the fights.
  • Under his command the military bloodily suppressed leftist uprisings throughout Germany.
  • God knows he deserved his end; but that mutilated face is often grinning, bloodily, in my dreams. Cited from The Quest of the Sacred Slipper, by Sax Rohmer
  • Each rebellion, bloodily put down, left simmering hatred, and problems which were rather suppressed than solved.
  • Essex was doing well but bloodily over there. Cited from Mr. Britling Sees It Through, by H. G. Wells
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How bloodily gets used

Meaning of bloodily

  • adverb Involving a great bloodshed