Definition of blood and thunder in English:
informal , chiefly British Unrestrained and violent action or behavior, typically in sports or fiction.
- But Swansea were worthy of their spirited success in a typical blood and thunder derby between Wales's oldest rivals.
- Hopefully there won't be any such scenes tonight, although you'd expect the blood and thunder atmosphere that you get in local derbies.
- With this blood and thunder contest slipping into injury time some players clutched at water bottles, slaking their thirsts and preparing for one final mighty effort.
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