bad blood


: feelings of dislike between two people or groups

Full Definition of BAD BLOOD

:  ill feeling :  bitterness

Examples of BAD BLOOD

  1. There's been a lot of bad blood between them since their quarrel.
  2. <there's been bad blood between the two families for years>

First Known Use of BAD BLOOD



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