or blood bath
noun, plural blood·baths [bluhd-bath z, -bahth z, -baths, -bahths] /ˈblʌdˌbæðz, -ˌbɑðz, -ˌbæθs, -ˌbɑθs/.
Examples from the Web for bloodbath
Attention Democrats: Unless you start getting angry, the midterm elections are going to be a bloodbath.Democrats, You Better Get Angry or You’ll Lose Congress|Dean Obeidallah|April 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Teen crime actually dropped dramatically during the years some social scientists were predicting a “bloodbath of violence.”
Indeed, his exit would be made easier if Alawites felt more assured that a bloodbath did not await them.
Who can say where the bloodbath, the spiraling destruction, the grim tornado that strews cadavers in its wake could end?
So imagine an invasion, which cannot but evolve into a bloodbath like the 1982 invasion of Lebanon.
Gustavus Vasa was a young fellow there, who dexterously escaped this Bloodbath, and afterwards came to something.History Of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. III. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle
In that case the bloodbath would take place there instead of in Africa.
Jake rumbled, "There's going to be a bloodbath there before it's over."
Shallow programming dominates as long as the bloodbath proceeds.
But that it will be achieved through progressive taxation rather than through a bloodbath is not a foregone conclusion.