make your blood run cold

(make)(your) blood run cold to be very frightened.

The thought of the damage such a bomb could do made my blood run cold.


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  • your blood run cold — (make)(your) blood run cold to be very frightened. The thought of the damage such a bomb could do made my blood run cold …   New idioms dictionary

  • make blood run cold — (make)(your) blood run cold to be very frightened. The thought of the damage such a bomb could do made my blood run cold …   New idioms dictionary

  • blood run cold — (make)(your) blood run cold to be very frightened. The thought of the damage such a bomb could do made my blood run cold …   New idioms dictionary

  • make blood run cold —    If something makes your blood run cold, it shocks or scares you a lot.     The look in the prisoner s eye made my blood run cold! …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • blood — 1 /blVd/ noun 1 IN YOUR BODY (U) the red liquid that your heart pumps round your body: She lost a lot of blood in the accident. | give/donate blood (=have blood taken from you and stored, to be used to treat someone else) | draw blood (=make… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • run — [[t]rʌ̱n[/t]] ♦ runs, running, ran (The form run is used in the present tense and is also the past participle of the verb.) 1) VERB When you run, you move more quickly than when you walk, for example because you are in a hurry to get somewhere,… …   English dictionary

  • run — 1 /rVn/ verb past tense ran past participle run present participle running MOVE QUICKLY ON FOOT 1 (I) to move quickly on foot by moving your legs more quickly than when you are walking: I had to run to catch the bus. | Two youths were killed when …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • blood — [ blʌd ] noun uncount *** 1. ) the red liquid that flows around inside your body: Oxygen and other vital substances are all carried in the blood. His face was covered in blood. give/donate blood (=allow doctors to take blood from your body so… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • make someone's blood curdle — (or make someone s blood run cold) : to cause someone to be very afraid or disgusted The horrible news made our blood run cold. a ghost story that will make your blood curdle The mere sight of a cockroach makes my blood curdle. • • • Main Entry:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • blood — blood1 W1S1 [blʌd] n [U] [: Old English; Origin: blod] 1.) the red liquid that your heart pumps around your body ▪ She lost a lot of blood in the accident. ▪ The dog bit her but didn t draw blood . ▪ I m going to give blood this afternoon. ▪… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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