Definition of taste blood
: to experience pleasure as a result of defeating an opponent She has tasted blood now, and can't wait to meet her rival on the court again.
Word by Word Definitions
: to ascertain the flavor of by taking a little into the mouth
: to eat or drink especially in small quantities
: to perceive or recognize as if by the sense of taste
: the objective sweet, sour, bitter, or salty quality of a dissolved substance as perceived by the sense of taste
: a sensation obtained from a substance in the mouth that is typically produced by the stimulation of the sense of taste combined with those of touch and smell : flavor
: the distinctive quality of an experience
: the fluid that circulates in the heart, arteries, capillaries, and veins of a vertebrate animal carrying nourishment and oxygen to and bringing away waste products from all parts of the body
: a comparable fluid of an invertebrate
: a fluid resembling blood
: to stain or wet with blood
: to expose (a hunting dog) to sight, scent, or taste of the blood of its prey
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