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red-blooded

[red-bluhd-id] /ˈrɛdˈblʌd ɪd/
adjective
1.
vigorous; virile.
Origin
1795-1805
1795-1805
Related forms
red-bloodedness, noun
Synonyms
robust, sturdy, lusty, hearty.
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British Dictionary definitions for redblooded

red-blooded

adjective
1.
(informal) vigorous; virile
Derived Forms
red-bloodedness, noun
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Word Origin and History for redblooded

red-blooded

adj.

"having red blood," 1802, from red (adj.1) + blood (n.). Figurative meaning "vigorous, spirited" is recorded from 1877.

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