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bloodcurdling

bloodcurdling

adjective blood·cur·dling \ˈbləd-ˌkərd-liŋ, -ˌkər-dəl-iŋ\

: causing great horror or fear

Full Definition of BLOODCURDLING

:  arousing fright or horror <bloodcurdling screams>

First Known Use of BLOODCURDLING

1724

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