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synonyms for blood-and-thunder

  • theatrical
  • artificial
  • cliff-hanging
  • cloak-and-dagger
  • exaggerated
  • ham
  • hammy
  • histrionic
  • histrionical
  • hokey
  • overdramatic
  • overemotional
  • sensational
  • spectacular
  • stagy

antonyms for blood-and-thunder

MOST RELEVANT
  • calm
  • normal
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How to use blood-and-thunder in a sentence

The blood that accused his friend in his heart, rushed to his face, when he repeated what had been told him.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
These differences of interests will lead to disputes, ill blood, and finally to separation.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
The riches of the unjust shall be dried up like a river, and shall pass away with a noise like a great thunder in rain.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
She also practises etching, pen-and-ink drawing, as well as crayon and water-color sketching.
WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
The tops of the hills were laden with thunder-clouds, and the turbid atmosphere laboured with the stifling Sirocco.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
There lay Bob Rock, covered with blood, and apparently insensible.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
Louis pressed his father's hand to his lips; that hand which was hardly washed from the stain of Wharton's blood!
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
No law of that country must exceed in words the number of letters in their alphabet, which consists only in two-and-twenty.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
Blood-streaked sputum is strongly suggestive of tuberculosis, and is more common in the early stages than later.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
It also occurs in diseases with extensive and rapid destruction of red blood-corpuscles.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BLOOD-AND-THUNDER

  • artificial
  • blood-and-thunder
  • cliff-hanging
  • cloak-and-dagger
  • exaggerated
  • ham
  • hammy
  • histrionic
  • histrionical
  • hokey
  • overdramatic
  • overemotional
  • sensational
  • spectacular
  • stagy
  • theatrical
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.