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Another word for blood

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Noun
  1. The fluid circulated by the heart through the vascular system

    See also:

    blood

  2. The crime of murdering someone

      1. (Slang) A murder, as by a hired murderer or an assassin
      2. A successful or popular venture:
      3. (Baseball) A base hit.
      1. An instance of such killing.
      2. (Slang) Something that is very uncomfortable, difficult, or hazardous:
      3. The killing of another person without justification or excuse, especially the crime of killing a person with malice aforethought or with recklessness manifesting extreme indifference to the value of human life.
      1. A sudden large profit:
      2. The act or an instance of murder, destruction, etc.
      3. The act or action of causing death, as of a person.
      1. A police division responsible for investigating homicides
      2. The killing of one person by another, regardless of intention or legality.
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    help

  3. One's ancestors or their character or one's ancestral derivation

      1. A group of related families of languages.
      2. Any of a number of plants of the crucifer family, as evening stock (Mathiola bicornis), or Virginian stock (Malcomia maritima)
      3. The original progenitor of a family line.
      1. Seeds considered as a group:
      2. A mature fertilized ovule of angiosperms and gymnosperms that contains an embryo and the food it will need to grow into a new plant. Seeds provide a great reproductive advantage in being able to survive for extended periods until conditions are favorable for germination and growth. The seeds of gymnosperms (such as the conifers) develop on scales of cones or similar structures, while the seeds of angiosperms are enclosed in an ovary that develops into a fruit, such as a pome or nut. The structure of seeds varies somewhat. All seeds are enclosed in a protective seed coat. In certain angiosperms the embryo is enclosed in or attached to an endosperm , a tissue that it uses as a food source either before or during germination. All angiosperm embryos also have at least one cotyledon . The first seed-bearing plants emerged at least 365 million years ago in the late Devonian Period. Many angiosperms have evolved specific fruits for dispersal of seeds by the wind, water, or animals.
      3. Family stock; ancestry.
      1. A recorded or known line of descent, esp. of a purebred animal
      2. A line of ancestors; a lineage.
      3. A list of ancestors; record of ancestry; family tree
      1. The social quality of your class in society.
      2. Derivation from a source; origin.
      3. Of or pertaining to one's parents, and in particular, the legitimacy of one's birth.
      1. A coming into existence or use; beginning
      2. (Anat.) The less movable of the two points of attachment of a muscle, usually the end attached to the more rigid part of the skeleton
      3. The fact of originating; rise or derivation:
      1. Direct descent from a particular ancestor; ancestry.
      2. The descendants of a common ancestor considered to be the founder of the line.
      3. Ancestry; family; stock
      1. Merchandise or services of a similar or related nature:
      2. (--- Football) The linemen considered as a group.
      3. A series of persons, especially from one family, who succeed each other:
      1. Descent from an ancestor; pedigree; lineage
      2. Direct descent from an ancestor; lineage or pedigree.
      3. A record or table of the descent of a person, family, or group from an ancestor or ancestors; a family tree.
      1. A group of persons related by descent or marriage:
      2. People in the same line of descent; lineage:
      3. A group of individuals derived from a common stock:
      1. A thing extracted; extract
      2. The act or process of extracting; specif., the extracting of a tooth by a dentist
      3. Origin; lineage; descent
      1. Lineage or hereditary derivation
      2. The fact or process of being derived or developing from a source:
      3. Hereditary derivation; lineage:
      1. The abstract link between a person and their ancestors.
      2. By extension, the predecessors of a particular item or product.
      3. A direct line of descent, esp. of a domestic animal; pedigree; strain
      1. The emergence and separation of offspring from the body of its mother, seen in all mammals except monotremes.
      2. The act or process of bearing young; parturition:
      3. The set of characteristics or circumstances received from one's ancestors; inheritance:
      1. A series of ancestors or progenitors; lineage, or those who compose the line of natural descent.
      2. Ancestors considered as a group.
      3. Family descent or lineage
  4. Noble rank or status by birth

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    over

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Another word for blood

Noun
  1. Fluid in the mammalian circulatory system

      1. Blood serum containing agents of immunity, taken from an animal made immune to a specific disease by inoculation: it is used as an antitoxin and for diagnosis
      2. The clear yellowish fluid obtained upon separating whole blood into its solid and liquid components after it has been allowed to clot.
      3. The clear, yellowish fluid of the blood which separates from a blood clot after coagulation and shrinkage
      1. A plasma screen display
      2. (Hematology) Blood plasma, free of suspended cells, used in transfusions
      3. Blood plasma, especially when sterilized and depleted of cells for transfusion.
      1. Any of various respiratory pigments found in the blood or muscle tissue of many invertebrates and in the root nodules of some plants
      2. The red coloring matter of the red blood corpuscles of vertebrates, a protein yielding heme and globin on hydrolysis: it carries oxygen from the lungs to the tissues, and carbon dioxide from the tissues to the lungs
      3. The protein in the red blood cells of vertebrates that carries oxygen from the lungs to tissues and that consists of four polypeptide subunits, each of which is bound to an iron-containing heme molecule.
      1. A tapering piece of cloth made or inserted in a skirt, sail, etc. to give it fullness
      2. A small triangular piece of land.
      3. Blood shed from a wound, esp. when clotted
      1. (Figuratively) That which is required for continued existence or function.
      2. An indispensable or vital part:
      3. The blood necessary to life
  2. Lineage

    See also:

    family

Idioms:

    have someone's blood on one's head or hands

  1. in-cold-blood

    • make one's blood boil

    • make one's blood run cold