cold-blooded


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Synonyms for cold-blooded

Synonyms for cold-blooded

Synonyms for cold-blooded

without compunction or human feeling

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having cold blood (in animals whose body temperature is not internally regulated)

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This cold-blooded incident is the second in less than one week.
For years, paleontologists assumed that dinosaurs most resembled modern reptiles and other cold-blooded creatures, or ectotherms: slow-growing, low-energy sluggards that bask in sunlight for heat and don't need much food.
Perhaps we should not be surprised because the IRA was a cold-blooded outfit ready to spill the blood of innocents.
Professor Roger Seymour of the University of Adelaide's School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, argues that cold-blooded dinosaurs would not have had the required muscular power to prey on other animals and dominate over mammals as they did throughout the Mesozoic period.
According to a new study published in PLoS ONE by researchers at the University of Adelaide in Australia, scientists argued that cold-blooded dinosaurs would not have had enough muscular power to pursue prey and dominate over other mammals as they did during the Mesozoic period, (http://www.
Summary: The Sharjah Police arrested a Bangladeshi man on suspicion of cold-blooded murder just six hours after fleeing to a neighbouring emirate.
Mr Hague said: "This was an act of cold-blooded murder, which I condemn in the strongest terms.
He added: ''The evidence clearly demonstrates, so the prosecution submits, a cold-blooded determination to kill Natalie.
Police today continued to question one of the country's most wanted men, who faces accusations that he killed two unarmed policewomen "in an act of cold-blooded murder" before giving himself up.
If the terrorists showed themselves to be cold-blooded liquidators, the authorities should execute justice in cold blood too.
ANDRE VILLAS-BOAS is calling for a cold-blooded Chelsea performance against QPR today, writes Tom Hopkinson.
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Instead, he administered a cold-blooded second - and killing - shot to the head.
The people who carried out this attack are nothing more than cold-blooded killers who are hell-bent on trying to drag this country back to the dark days of the troubles.
Prosecutor Paul Dunkels QC said: "This was a cold-blooded execution of an elderly couple in order to get money from them.