an intensifying expletive used before an adjective, adverb or noun; very, really; total, complete
■ For example:
- It’s bloody hot in here. And now the bloody air conditioner won’t work. Bloody hell!
- You’d have to be a bloody idiot to vote for a party that’s just ruined the economy.
■ Variety: This slang term is typically used in British and Australian English but may be used in other varieties of English too.