blood\ and\ thunder

n. phr.
the violence and bloodshed of stories that present fast action rather than understanding of character.

Crime movies and westerns usually have lots of blood and thunder.

- Often used like an adjective.

John likes to watch blood-and-thunder stories on television.


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