Definition of 'bad blood'
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Too much bad blood has been spilled. The Sun (2008)There was a feeling that bad blood would out. Times, Sunday Times (2015)In this tribal culture, bad blood means either negotiations between elders, or fighting. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The fact is these back-to-back Ashes battles have meant the bad blood between the two sides has had practically no time to simmer down. The Sun (2013)
Trends of 'bad blood'
Used Rarely. bad blood is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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