Meaning of “blue-blooded” in the English Dictionary

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"blue-blooded" in British English

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blue-bloodedadjective

uk /ˌbluːˈblʌd.ɪd/ us /ˌbluːˈblʌd.ɪd/

A blue-blooded person has been born into a family that belongs to the highest social class.

(Definition of “blue-blooded” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)