What does bloodsucking mean?

bloodsucking meaning in General Dictionary

attracting bloodstream through the human body of some other as a plague of bloodsucking bugs

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  • drawing bloodstream through the human anatomy of some other
  • of flowers or individuals; getting the nature or practices of a parasite or leech; residing off another

Sentence Examples with the word bloodsucking

The proboscis of tsetse-flies is without the paired piercing stilets (mandibles and maxillae) possessed by other bloodsucking Diptera, such as the female horse-flies and mosquitoes.

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