Definition of 'bloodcurdling'
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Edmund stands in front of his grandmother, and with a bloodcurdling yell he begins to clatter her with his drumsticks. LOVE YOU MADLY (2002)Then came such a bloodcurdling sound that Todd stopped shouting and Katrina stopped shrieking. FINAL RESORT (2002)cried Yoller, and took off with a bloodcurdling battle cry, while Hunter and the Geography Owl shot up immediately behind him. THE ANCIENT AND SOLITARY REIGN (2002)
The hair stood on the back of Kevin's neck as he heard the low, bloodcurdling growl of an attack dog. THIS HEART OF MINE (2002)
Trends of 'bloodcurdling'
Used Rarely. bloodcurdling is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of bloodcurdling from the Collins English Dictionary
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