What does bad blood mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. animosity, animus, bad blood(noun)

    a feeling of ill will arousing active hostility


  1. bad blood(Noun)

    Feelings of hostility or ill will.

  2. bad blood(Noun)

    A serious feud or long-standing grudge.

  3. bad blood(Noun)

    An inherited immoral or disturbed nature.

  4. Origin: From Charles Lamb's Essays of Elia (1823).


  1. Bad Blood

    Bad Blood is the second and final album by Ice. The album is most notable for its fusion of industrial music and hip hop, as well as the number of guests on the album.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bad blood in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bad blood in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Joseph Carannante:

    There’s no bad blood in the neighborhood. We’ll have to work our way back up, we just got to take it day by day for now.

  2. Edward Mullins:

    The truth of the matter is the mayor knows there is bad blood between the rank and file, and the mayor wants to pretend like he didn't create it, but he did.

  3. Adam Willoughby:

    I was the manager on that night, and today they came and spoke to me, profusely apologized, we both want to make things right between us. We don't want any bad blood.

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