freeze blood

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freeze (someone's) blood

To affect in someone an intense feeling of fright, horror, or revulsion. The sight of my brother's murderer in court absolutely froze my blood. When we were camping last weekend, we heard a scream in the night that froze our blood.
See also: blood, freeze

freeze (someone's) blood

To affect with terror or dread; horrify: a scream that froze my blood.
See also: blood, freeze
References in classic literature ?
Then came pealing through the air a bugle-call that froze my blood - "IT IS I, SOLDIER - COME
It came upon me like a flash of fire, and almost froze my blood.
What always really froze my blood were the times the editor's eye would hover over you and decide you were just the right person to learn the basics of line dancing - in Barnsley of all places - or a crash course in Urdu in Bradford.