red-blooded

adjective red-blood·ed \ ˈred-ˈblə-dəd \

Definition of red-blooded

First Known Use of red-blooded

1836


RED-BLOODED Defined for English Language Learners

red-blooded

adjective

Definition of red-blooded for English Language Learners

  • : full of energy, strength, and strong emotion



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