Translation of blood in Spanish:
- 1 to give blooddar or donar sangremusic is in his bloodlleva la música en la sangreblood and guts [colloquial] a blood-and-guts movieuna película sangrienta or de mucha violenciablood and thunder a film with plenty of blood and thunderuna película de las de capa y espadafresh o new o young bloodsangre or savia (feminine) nuevain cold blood to be out for bloodestar buscando con quién desquitarsethey're out for o after her bloodse la tienen jurada [colloquial]to draw blood(lit: wound) sacar or hacer salir sangre(in argument) dar en el blancoher remark had drawn bloodsus palabras lo habían herido en lo más vivoto draw first bloodanotarse el primer tantoto get blood out of o from a stone trying to get information from him is like trying to get blood out of a stonea él hay que sacarle la información con sacacorchos or con tirabuzónyou can't get blood out of a stoneno se le puede pedir peras al olmoto get somebody's blood up [colloquial]it gets my blood up to see so much injusticese me sube la sangre a la cabeza cuando veo tanta injusticiato have somebody's blood on one's handstener las manos manchadas con la sangre de alguiento make somebody's blood boilit makes my blood boil to think that …me hierve la sangre cuando pienso que …to make somebody's blood run cold, to chill somebody's bloodhis laugh made my blood run coldsu risa hizo que se me helara la sangre (en las venas)to sweat blood [colloquial](work hard) sudar sangre or tinta [colloquial](be anxious) sudar la gota gorda [colloquial]to taste bloodprobar el sabor de la victoria(before noun) blood alcohol/sugarconcentración (feminine) de alcohol/azúcar en la sangreblood cell o corpuscle blood plasmaplasma (masculine) sanguíneoblood serumsuero (masculine) sanguíneoblood supply blood temperaturetemperatura (feminine) del cuerpo
temperatura (feminine) corporal
- 2 (lineage, family) of noble/Spanish bloodde sangre noble/españolait runs in their bloodlo llevan en la sangreblood is thicker than waterla familia siempre tira(before noun) blood tie
la sangre tiralazo (masculine) de sangrewe're not blood relationsno somos de la misma sangreno somos (parientes) consanguíneos [formal]no me toca de nada (Spain) [colloquial]Example sentences
- Experts believe that his father's position helped him to ascend the throne, since there was no royal blood in his family.
- And although his parents were from Jamaica, James says he has Chinese blood in his family.
- None but those of German blood may be members of the nation.
- 1 (initiate)Example sentences
- I get sick of hearing that because several young players were blooded last year, this must bode well for the comeback.
- In doing so, they've blooded players of a newer generation, yet many of the old hands were most central to last Sunday's win.
- They blooded some new players and over the season they provided some wonderful entertainment and brilliant football.
- 2 (hunting)Example sentences
- This relates to the practice of blooding young hounds on fox cubs to whet their appetite for hunting.
- It was not an uncommon thing to blood hounds, and with regard to the question of cruelty, if they argued from elemental principles, all sport was cruel.
- Hunters deny that cub-hunting is about blooding of hounds.
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