(or one's blood freezes) Fill (or be filled) with a sudden feeling of great fear or horror.
More example sentences
- Brian looked back at the empty chairs, a sudden terrifying thought making his blood freeze.
- While I haven't read the story in question, as described here it freezes my blood.
- I twisted my head to look at her- and my blood froze.
Definition of freeze one's blood in:
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