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Alternative clues for the word blood
Drink for Drac
Drink for Dracula
Red Cross supply
It's transfused in a transfusion
Drippings appropriately positioned under the circled letters
Like the moon during a total lunar eclipse
People viewed as members of a group
The fluid (red in vertebrates) that is pumped by the heart
The descendants of one individual
Temperament or disposition
A dissolute man in fashionable society
Dandy or fop
Shade of red
Hound or line
Word with hound or bank
Kind of bank or test
Word definitions for blood in dictionaries
Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Word definitions in Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
I. noun COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES a blood donor ▪ Are you willing to register as a blood donor? a blood relation (= one related by birth not marriage ) ▪ It seems natural to share a house with blood relations. a blood relative (= one related by birth...
The Collaborative International Dictionary
Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
Blood \Blood\ (bl[u^]d), n. [OE. blod, blood, AS. bl[=o]d; akin to D. bloed, OHG. bluot, G. blut, Goth. bl[=o thorn], Icel. bl[=o eth], Sw. & Dan. blod; prob. fr. the same root as E. blow to bloom. See Blow to bloom.] The fluid which circulates in the principal...
Word definitions in Wiktionary
n. A vital liquid flowing in the bodies of many types of animals that usually conveys nutrients and oxygen. In vertebrates, it is colored red by hemoglobin, is conveyed by artery and veins, is pumped by the heart and is usually generated in bone marrow....
Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
Word definitions in Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
Old English blod "blood," from Proto-Germanic *blodam "blood" (cognates: Old Frisian blod , Old Saxon blôd , Old Norse bloð , Middle Dutch bloet , Dutch bloed , Old High German bluot , German Blut , Gothic bloþ ), from PIE *bhlo-to- , perhaps meaning "to...
Word definitions in WordNet
n. the fluid (red in vertebrates) that is pumped by the heart; "blood carries oxygen and nutrients to the tissues and carries waste products away"; "the ancients believed that blood was the seat of the emotions" the descendants of one individual; "his entire...
Word definitions in Wikipedia
Blood is a body fluid in animals that delivers necessary substances such as nutrients and oxygen to the cells and transports metabolic waste products away from those same cells. In vertebrates , it is composed of blood cells suspended in blood plasma ....
Usage examples of blood.
And the thought of Abie Singleton taking chances at the Adonis Club made his blood run cold.
Menstruation may fail to be established in consequence of organic defects, or from some abnormal condition of the blood and nervous system.
Non-appearance, as well as suppression of the menses, may result from an abnormal state of the blood.
The scene I cannot describe--I should faint if I tried it, for there is madness in a room full of classified charnel things, with blood and lesser human debris almost ankle-deep on the slimy floor, and with hideous reptilian abnormalities sprouting, bubbling, and baking over a winking bluish-green spectre of dim flame in a far corner of black shadows.
Trace evidence on the body includes fibers and microscopic debris under the fingernails and adhering to blood and to abraded skin and hair.
Black and blue halos rimmed her eyes, and her cheeks were abraided, with dried blood at one corner of her mouth.
On the twenty-sixth day an abscess formed on the left side below the nipple, and from it was discharged a large quantity of pus and blood.
Banish set aside the sheaf of papers then, and Blood saw photographs underneath, grade school portraits of the Abies children.
Blood came up in front of Abies and took a piece of paper out of his coat pocket.
I tasted blood as though I were already drinking it, and I felt the abysmal and desperate emptiness that I always feel before I feast.
Nay, he decided, forcing himself to ignore the pulsing hardness between his thighs and the churning of his blood which ached for the satisfaction that only her body could provide.
For example, an anion gap on the electrolyte panel combined with metabolic acidosis on arterial blood gases would prompt an inquiry into ASA, methanol, or ethylene glycol as potential etiologic agents.
V With shudders chill as aconite, The couchant chewer of the cud Will start at times in pussy fright Before the dogs, when reads her sprite The streaks predicting streams of blood.
The acquisition of Modar, a prince of the royal blood of the Amali, gave a bold and faithful champion to the cause of Rome.
In the petty quarrels of Europe, they shed the blood of their friends and countrymen, for the acquisition perhaps of a castle or a village.