Examples of blue blood in a Sentence
a woman of blue blood
This is where the city's blue bloods like to gather.
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Jonathan Simons/Hudson Home Tours 1 of 13 A Hudson River estate built for 19th-century American blue bloods has lowered its price to $20 million, after going on the market for $22 million last summer.
But the Sooners have something to offer that most blue blood programs can’t offer a coveted linebacker recruit
But it's become abundantly clear that the Mountaineers are never going to be one of the Big XII's blue blood programs.
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BLUE BLOOD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of blue blood for English Language Learners
: membership in a royal or socially important family
: a member of a royal or socially important family
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