full–blooded

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adjective full–blood·ed \ˈfu̇l-ˌblə-dəd\

Definition of full–blooded

  1. 1 :  of unmixed ancestry :  purebred

  2. 2 :  florid, ruddy <of full–blooded face>

  3. 3 :  forceful <full–blooded prose style>

  4. 4 a :  lacking no particulars :  genuine b :  containing fullness of substance :  rich

full–bloodedness

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1774

First Known Use of full–blooded

1774


FULL–BLOODED Defined for English Language Learners

full–blooded

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adjective full–blood·ed \ˈfu̇l-ˌblə-dəd\

Definition of full–blooded for English Language Learners

  • : having parents who are of the same race or origin

  • : full of enthusiasm, energy, etc.

  • : fully developed


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