blooded blooded  /b ˈlə dɪd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of unmixed ancestry

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Usage(s):

  1. Dinosaurs are generally regarded as overgrown lizardspea-brained, coldblooded creatures that spent most of their lives hulking sluggishly in the sun.
  2. This structure, scientists explain, suggests that the dinosaur in question was warm-blooded, like birds and mammals, rather than cold-blooded, like snakes and lizards.
  3. Forget what you knew: they weren't necessarily cold-blooded or pea-brained, and may not really be extinct.

News

  1. Fish fry: Midday too hot for speckled trout to feed

    Water temperature has a profound impact on cold-blooded speckled trout.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

  2. Utahns must be wary of rattlesnakes during summer months

    People in shorts and flip-flops aren’t the only creatures coming out to bask in the summer sunshine. Warm weather means cold-blooded animals are becoming more active, and that includes Utah’s only venomous snake — the rattlesnake. read more
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Standard-Examiner

  3. Today in history: June 20, 2013

    In 1913: Forty head of 1 and 2-year-old blooded shorthorn cattle arrived at the Redding stockyards consigned to Dr. J.A. Black at Burney Valley. Black was going to improve his herd and planned in a few years to engage exclusively in the business of raising shorthorn cattle.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Record Searchlight

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Quotes

  1. "The world is a better place without this man in it," said Sean McCormack, a department spokesman. "He was a cold-blooded killer, a mass murderer and a terrorist responsible for countless innocent lives lost. One way or the other, he was...
    on Feb 13, 2008 By: Sean McCormack Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "You can train them and use as many safety precautions as you can, but you're still taking a chance," Ms Richards said. "Even though it may appear that the bear attacked for no reason, there was a reason. They're not cold-blooded killers."
    on Apr 23, 2008 By: Denise Richards Source: The Australian

  3. "There's a saying in Italian, I'll say it in English -- when the devil caresses you he wants your soul," Brancato said. "I'm not the monster that they portray me as in newspapers, a cold-blooded killer and all of that. I'm not that person at...
    on Feb 22, 2007 By: Lillo Brancato Jr Source: WCBS-TV New York

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