Examples of blood pressure in a Sentence
The doctor says he has high blood pressure.
These drugs help lower blood pressure.
She has a blood pressure of 120.
Recent Examples of blood pressure from the Web
During the visit, Moore learned that her blood pressure was a little high, too.
Paramedics spirited her to a nearby hospital, where doctors determined that she was severely dehydrated; at 90/60, her blood pressure was worrisomely low.
This meant that my blood pressure was always really high, and thus, I was restricted from any type of strenuous activity.
Does your blood pressure rise on days when the market drops?
In a world where blood pressure is increasingly on the rise, Apple’s jump into this sector of the healthcare consumer market would make sense.
Photographed by Erin Yamagata The erectile dysfunction drug Viagra was originally intended as blood pressure medication.
During surgery, for example, patients are anesthetized to keep them immobile and their blood pressure stable and to eliminate pain and traumatic memories.
Eventually, her blood pressure started back up and she was moved to the infectious disease unit where stayed overnight again.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'blood pressure.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
BLOOD PRESSURE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of blood pressure for English Language Learners
: the force with which blood moves through a person's body
BLOOD PRESSURE Defined for Kids
medical Definition of blood pressure
- a blood pressure of 120/80
- a blood pressure of 120
Learn More about blood pressure
See words that rhyme with blood pressure Spanish Central: Translation of blood pressure Nglish: Translation of blood pressure for Spanish speakers Britannica English: Translation of blood pressure for Arabic speakers Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about blood pressure
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up blood pressure? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).