bloodcurdling

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

Definition of bloodcurdling

  1. :  arousing fright or horror <bloodcurdling screams>

1724

First Known Use of bloodcurdling

1724


BLOODCURDLING Defined for English Language Learners

bloodcurdling

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

Definition of bloodcurdling for English Language Learners

  • : causing great horror or fear


BLOODCURDLING Defined for Kids

bloodcurdling

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adjective blood·cur·dling \ˈbləd-ˌkərd-liŋ\

Definition of bloodcurdling for Students

  1. :  causing great horror or fear <a bloodcurdling scream>


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