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Spanish translation of “blood”

blood

noun /blad/
the red fluid pumped through the body by the heart
sangre
Blood poured from the wound in his side.
bloodless adjective without the shedding of blood
sin (derramamiento de) sangre
a bloodless coup.
anaemic
anémico, exangüe
She is definitely bloodless.
bloody adjective stained with blood
ensangrentado
a bloody shirt His clothes were torn and bloody.
bleeding
que sangra
a bloody nose.
murderous and cruel
sangriento
a bloody battle.
used in slang vulgarly for emphasis
maldito
That bloody idiot nearly ran over my foot!
blood cell noun (biology) any of the cells in blood
Célula Sanguina
red/white blood cells.
bloodcurdling adjective terrifying and horrible
espeluznante, horripilante
Helen let out a bloodcurdling scream.
blood donor noun (medical ) a person who gives blood for use by another person in transfusion etc
donante de sangre
Hospitals are concerned about the shortage of blood donors.
blood group/type noun (medical) any one of the types into which human blood is classified
grupo sanguíneo
Her blood group is O.
blood-poisoning noun (medical) an infection of the blood
septicemia
He is suffering from blood-poisoning.
blood pressure noun (medical) the (amount of) pressure of the blood on the walls of the blood-vessels
presión sanguínea, tensión arterial
The excitement will raise his blood pressure The nurse measured his blood pressure.
bloodshed noun deaths or shedding of blood
derramamiento/efusión de sangre
There was much bloodshed in the battle.
bloodshot adjective (of eyes) full of red lines and inflamed with blood
inyectado
His eyes were bloodshot through lack of sleep.
bloodstained adjective stained with blood
manchado de sangre, tinto en sangre (expresión literaria)
a bloodstained bandage.
bloodstream noun (medical) the blood flowing through the body
circulación de la sangre
The poison entered her bloodstream.
blood test noun (medical ) an analysis of a patient’s blood to find out if he/she has any diseases. etc.
análisis de sangre
bloodthirsty adjective eager to kill people
sanguinario
a bloodthirsty warrior.
(of a film etc) full of scenes in which there is much killing
sangriento
This bloodthirsty film is not suitable for children.
bloodthirstiness noun
avidez de matar
the bloodthirstiness of a sadistic enemy.
blood transfusion noun (medical ) the process of giving blood to someone through the veins during an operation etc
transfusión de sangre
The patient is likely to require a blood transfusion.
blood vessel noun (anatomy) any of the tubes in the body through which the blood flows
vaso sanguíneo
He has burst a blood vessel.
in cold blood while free from excitement or passion
a sangre fría
He killed his son in cold blood.
(Definition of blood from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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