Bad blood - If people feel hate because of things that happened in the past, there is bad blood between them.
Blood and thunder - An emotional speech or performance is full of blood and thunder.
Blood from a turnip - It is impossible to get something from someone if they don't have it, just as you cannot get blood from a turnip.
Blood is thicker than water - This idiom means that family relationships are stronger than others.
Blood is worth bottling - (AU) If an Australian says to you "Your blood is worth bottling", he/she is complimenting or praising you for doing something or being someone very special.
Blood out of a stone - If something is like getting blood out of a stone, it is very difficult indeed.
Blood, sweat and tears - If something will take blood, sweat and tears, it will be very difficult and will require a lot of effort and sacrifice.
Blue blood - Someone with blue blood is royalty.
Curdle your blood - If something is very frightening or disturbing, it curdles your blood.
Flesh and blood - Your flesh and blood are your blood relatives, especially your immediate family.
Hot-blooded - Someone who is hot-blooded is easily excitable or passionate.
In cold blood - If something is done in cold blood, it is done ruthlessly, without any emotion.
In your blood - A trait or liking that is deeply ingrained in someone's personality and unlikely to change is in their blood. A similar idiom is 'in his DNA.'
Make your blood boil - If something makes your blood boil, it makes you very angry.
New blood - If something needs new blood, it has become stale and needs new ideas or people to invigorate it.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. blod, blood, AS. blōd,; akin to D. bloed, OHG. bluot, G. blut, Goth. blōþ, Icel. blōð, Sw. & Dan. blod,; prob. fr. the same root as E. blow, to bloom. See Blow to bloom
In his lifetime the Mollycoddle may be the slave of the Red-blood; but after his death, he is his master, though the Red-blood know it not.
"Appearances" by Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson
Prepare also several blood agar cultures from the heart blood of the rabbit, label them all O.C.
"The Elements of Bacteriological Technique" by John William Henry Eyre
The blood had been studied time and again and the characteristic appearance of the blood of a malarial patient was well known.
"Insects and Diseases" by Rennie W. Doane
His shirt is stained with blood, and it is his own blood this time.
"Our Home in the Silver West" by Gordon Stables
Joints derive an abundant blood supply through the articular arteries.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles
Blood was pouring out of his mouth and more blood was running from a hole in his chest.
"The Saracen: Land of the Infidel" by Robert Shea
A river of blood had poured out of his leg when Lorenzo drew out the arrow, and he had fainted.
"The Saracen: The Holy War" by Robert Shea
The blood burned in him, her voice ran to him like fire.
"The Rainbow" by D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
All that blood in the water made a fine sight, made him yearn all the more to wet his hands with blood.
"Shaman" by Robert Shea
O'Connor's picture stood in flesh and blood before him.
"The Valley of Silent Men" by James Oliver Curwood
The old man
lies in mud and blood.
Under him he feels
"He Was Lucky" by Anna Swirszczynska
to the crown of blood
by a rusty nail
"One Summer" by Ernesto Trejo
The horses broke Jezebel
Under their feet.
Jehu, the blood-stained,
Went in to meat.
"Jezebel" by Ethel Clifford
My bosom pants wildly!
My blood hotly flows!
Oh had I a doublet,
A helmet, and hose!
"From Egmont" by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
That mistrust; in blood and fire
Martyrdom the rite effecteth:--
"The Purgatory Of St. Patrick - Act III" by Denis Florence MacCarthy
Redeemed with precious Blood
From death and sin,
Sons of the Triune GOD,
They entered in.
"The 'Athletes Of The Universe'" by Samuel John Stone
The brain, nervous system and red blood cells cannot function without continuous supply of energy from blood glucose .
They found a correlation between elevated blood glucose levels and reduced cerebral blood volume, or blood flow, in the dentate gyrus, an indication of reduced metabolic activity and function in that region of the brain.
One or both of the men then stabbed the deer until it finally died, an action that left the car and both men spattered in blood , and blood seeping out of the back of the car.
"I had no idea of what happened — I saw a lot of blood , wounds to the neck, and a lot of blood ," Oakland County Sheriff's Detective Steven Zdravkowski testified Monday afternoon in Judge Leo Bowman's courtroom.
LINCOLN — Free food for blood was the deal during a blood drive at Lincoln Mall that day, but Maxine Renning wasn't allowed to donate — she was running a slight temperature.
Donnall Thomas, who showed that it was possible to transplant bone marrow to save the lives of patients dying from blood cancer and other blood disorders, a discovery that earned him a Nobel Prize, died on Saturday in Seattle.
Is serving up free blood pressure tests as part of a series of cardiovascular health efforts in May for National High Blood Pressure Education Month and in support of the federal Million Hearts initiative.
Senior Carly Manderfeld donates blood for the first time during the American Red Cross Blood Drive Tuesday at Cathedral High School in New Ulm.
A machine filtered out my sickled red blood cells in exchange for roughly 10 pints of normal red blood cells .
Cells that line the intestine and blood vessels, along with white blood cells that control inflammation caused by trauma, were virtually eliminated during the process of digesting formula.
For the guy who just opened a $300 bill from Lancaster General Health for five minutes worth of blood work, the six- and seven-figure compensation for top LGH officials may be enough to get that blood boiling.
A total of 106 units of blood were collected during an American Red Cross blood drive Sept 25 and 26 at Countryside Christian Church.
Uncontrolled diabetes can damage the tiny blood vessels of the retina, allowing the vessels to leak blood, a condition called diabetic retinopathy, says K.
It clearly indicates we can diagnose from blood and create a blood diagnosis test for depression.
NEW YORK — Nipro Diagnostics ' TRUEresult Blood Glucose Meter for the second consecutive year received a "recommended" rating from Consumer Reports as part of the publication's review of blood glucose meters in its October issue.
Both have been shown to cause damage in the area of the brain known as the hippocampus. It has been hypothesized that both can reach the brain from the thoracic cavity via major blood vessels.
Scientific Evidence for Hydrostatic Shock
MAS96], whereas a significant fraction of deer remain on their feet for 5 seconds or so until they collapse from loss of blood. In addition, ruminants (such as deer and goats) are more resistant to brain injury than humans because their pre-mating dominance rituals involve head butting [SHA02].
The Ballistic Pressure Wave Theory of Handgun Bullet Incapacitation
For example, haemopoetic stem cells can differentiate into blood cells but not nerve cells.
Gene profiling for determining pluripotent genes in a time course microarray experiment
The blood pressure of each rat (in mm Hg) is recorded over different points in time, from 1 to 9 recordings, after the induced heart attack.
Improved testing inference in mixed linear models
The main goal is to investigate the effect of halothane on the blood pressure.
Improved testing inference in mixed linear models