blood

(redirected from blooding)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Like this video? Subscribe to our free daily email and get a new idiom video every day!

blood

1. One's most intense emotions. That article really got my blood up. How dare that writer mock our cute little town like that? It's a hot-button topic that's sure to rile up people's blood.
2. One's natural or inherited characteristic, talent, ideology, etc. I think it's been in his blood from day one to be an athlete. I know that I don't have the blood of a novelist in me, but I still like writing the odd short story in my own time.
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

blood

verb

blood

1. n. catsup. Somebody pass the blood.
2. Go to blood (brother).
3. n. a black buddy or fellow gang member. (Streets. Also a term of address.) My bloods aren’t going to like this.
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
See: