Synonyms of blood in English:



  • 1 there was blood streaming from a wound in his head
    gore, lifeblood, vital fluid
    literary ichor
  • 3 my daughter defies me—my own flesh and blood! relations by blood or marriage
    kin, kindred, relation, member of one's family, next of kin; blood relationship, relationship, kinship
    formal kinsman, kinswoman

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haem- related prefix, as in haemodialysis
haemat- related prefix, as in haematocele
haemal relating to blood haemic haematic sanguineous ( • archaic ) relating to blood
haematology branch of medicine to do with the blood
oscillometry sphygmomanometry measurement of blood pressure
haemophobia fear of blood

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