full-blooded

adjective
full-blood·​ed | \ ˈfu̇l-ˌblə-dəd How to pronounce full-blooded (audio) \

Definition of full-blooded

1 : of unmixed ancestry : purebred
2 : florid, ruddy of full-blooded face
3 : forceful full-blooded prose style
4a : lacking no particulars : genuine
b : containing fullness of substance : rich

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First Known Use of full-blooded

1784, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of full-blooded was in 1784

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“Full-blooded.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/full-blooded. Accessed 17 Feb. 2020.

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full-blooded

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English Language Learners Definition of full-blooded

: having parents who are of the same race or origin
: full of enthusiasm, energy, etc.
: fully developed

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