To cause something to be covered with blood; to bloody.
- Long-standing animosity.
- Deliberately, coldly, and dispassionately.
- So characteristic as to seem inherited or passed down by family tradition.
- anger; hatred
- family ties are stronger than others
Other Word Forms of Blood
Origin of Blood
Middle English blod, Old English blōd, Proto-Germanic *blōþą, of uncertain origin. Cognate with West Frisian bloed, Dutch bloed, German Blut, Danish blod, Swedish blod.
Middle English blod from Old English blōd bhel-3 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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