blood on one's hands

idiom

Definition of blood on one's hands

used to say that someone is responsible for someone else's death If she dies, her blood is on your hands!

Learn More about blood on one's hands

Share blood on one's hands

Statistics for blood on one's hands

Look-up Popularity

Comments on blood on one's hands

What made you want to look up blood on one's hands? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

someone who never drinks alcohol

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Homophone Quiz

  • three-bears-two-of-them-look-like-theyre-whispering-to-a-third-bear-who-looks-chuffed-to-be-the-center-of-attention
  • In order to judge how people felt, the senator's office hired a firm to take a ______.
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!