bloodshot bloodshot

Definition(s):

  • (adj) (of an eye) reddened as a result of locally congested blood vessels; inflamed

Usage(s):

  1. The prisoners now peered out from under their blankets with shell-shocked, bloodshot eyes.
  2. His eyes were bloodshot, there were dark circles under his eyes and his hands and lips trembled while he spoke.
  3. On the third Monday, she was late, weary and her eyes were bloodshot.

News

  1. Amazon Publishing Announces New Licenses for Kindle Worlds

    Amazon Publishing announced that it has secured licenses for its new publishing platform, Kindle Worlds, with leading comic book publisher Valiant Entertainment and authors Hugh Howey, Barry Eisler, Blake Crouch, and Neal Stephenson. Now, any writer will be able to create and sell fan fiction inspired by the popular Worlds of Valiant superhero comic book series suxh as Bloodshot, X-O Manowar ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: EContent Magazine

  2. CD Review: Eddie Spaghetti serves up new album

    Eddie Spaghetti “The Value of Nothing” (Bloodshot Records) Seattle’s Supersuckers have always evinced a rockabilly influence in their music, and you’ll find the same kind of swing on Eddie Spaghetti’s (the Supersuckers’ bassist and one of the band’s vocalist
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Seattle Times

  3. Police: Rock Hill man leaving prostitute’s trailer gets maced by woman

    A Rock Hill man with “bloodshot red” eyes told police that a woman sprayed mace in his face after she refused to pick him up from a prostitute’s trailer on Sunday.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Rock Hill Herald

Quotes

  1. "The minute I get on the road, I give my phone to my secretary," Donovan said, parroting a quote he's given since the speculation began. "I've talked to nobody. All I've done, to be honest with you, is I got a lot of bloodshot eyes right now...
    on Mar 30, 2007 By: Donovan Source: Forbes

  2. When the troubled actress awoke, she "looked like she was hit by a truck," said Michael, adding that her eyes were "pale and bloodshot, and her hair was a mess."
    on Apr 23, 2010 By: Michael Lohan Source: New York Daily News

  3. "That's what I hear tell. Bloodshot has that tribute to The Knitters record," Cervenka said of the renegade-country label's "Poor Little Knitter on the Road," which includes contributions by the likes of Whiskeytown (with Ryan Adams),...
    on Dec 21, 2006 By: Exene Cervenka Source: San Diego Union Tribune

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