full-blood full-blood

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of unmixed ancestry

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The hybrid offspring are to be bred in turn with full-blood aurochs, giving three-quarter blood animals.
  2. Now full-blood Osage Indians, bemillioned overnight, ride blanketed in limousines and leave them where they smash.

News

  • Berdie Williams announces run for Choctaw Tribal Council

    Berdie Williams, a longtime resident of District 9 in Bryan County, has announced her candidacy for a seat on the Choctaw Nation Tribal Council. The District 9 election will be held July 13. She is the daughter of the late Geraldine Simpson Allen, a full-blood Choctaw. Williams, a 35 year employee of the Choctaw Nation, is also a farmer and businesswoman and earned a bachelor of science in ...
    on June 25, 2013     Source: Ada Evening News

Quotes

  1. "I agree with you that in this case it would be inadvisable to allow `Daisy' to mate with her tribal husband who is a full-blood, and as legal guardian of this child I desire it to be known that I disapprove of any such proposition and do not wish...
    on Dec 14, 2009 By: A. O. Neville Source: The Australian

  2. "I don't like that (term foreign worker), this is a migrant country, unless you're a full-blood indigenous Australian you've got migrant blood in your veins," Senator Vanstone said in her opening address to the symposium, hosted by the...
    on Apr 10, 2006 By: Amanda Vanstone Source: NEWS.com.au

  3. "He's my full-blood brother; none of this half-brother nonsense," Juan said. "I don't care what he is technically. He's my brother."
    on Mar 4, 2010 By: Juan Dixon Source: ESPN

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