Definition of bloodsucking adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈblʌdsʌkɪŋ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈblʌdsʌkɪŋ//
    [only before noun]
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  1. 1(of an animal or insect) that sucks blood from people or animals
  2. 2(informal, disapproving) taking advantage of other people in order to gain financial benefit bloodsucking lawyers