red-blooded

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

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Synonyms

dynamic, energetic, flush, gingery, lusty, peppy, robust, vigorous, vital

Antonyms

dull, lethargic, listless, sluggish, torpid

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First Known Use of red-blooded

1836, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of red-blooded was in 1836

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red-blooded

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of red-blooded

: full of energy, strength, and strong emotion

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