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Synonyms for blood

Synonyms for blood

the fluid circulated by the heart through the vascular system


the crime of murdering someone

one's ancestors or their character or one's ancestral derivation

noble rank or status by birth

Synonyms for blood

temperament or disposition

a dissolute man in fashionable society

people viewed as members of a group

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smear with blood, as in a hunting initiation rite, where the face of a person is smeared with the blood of the kill

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References in classic literature ?
Wizards have dared to smite blood upon the gateways of the king.
Thou art the man who smotest blood on the door-posts of the king to bewitch the king.
The whole bed would have been drenched to a scarlet with the blood which the girl must have lost to leave such a pallor as she had before the transfusion.
So I drew back, and sheathed my sword, whereon when he had drank of the blood he began with his prophecy.
He made a wild rush forward--slipt on the steps in some sticky, acrid-smelling mass that felt and smelt like blood, and, falling forward, felt his way into the inner room, where the well-shaft was not.
Blood is good, the red blood is bright; there is no smell like the smell of new-shed blood.
Two thumbs pressed into his neck on either side of the windpipe directly on the carotid arteries, shutting off the blood to his brain and giving him most exquisite agony, at the same time rendering him unconscious far more swiftly than the swiftest anaesthetic.
Blood was bubbling over his chin and down upon his ragged shirt.
Above the left eyebrow was a wound--a deep gash from which the blood flowed, covering the whole left side of the face and neck and saturating his light-gray shirt.
He broke a twig from a bush, dipped it into a pool of blood and wrote rapidly.
His cheeks were flushed and his eyes shining, for the blood of a hundred fighting Saxon ancestors was beginning to stir in his veins.
It were an ill thing to shed the blood of an innocent child.
His wig was in an instant torn from his head, his shirt from his back, and from his face descended five streams of blood, denoting the number of claws with which nature had unhappily armed the enemy.
Write with blood, and thou wilt find that blood is spirit.
Don't you see that it gives us an infallible test for blood stains.