something causing great fright or horror:
a bloodcurdler of a mystery novel.
arousing terror; horrifying: a bloodcurdling scream. Contemporary Examples New York City Haunted House Tries Out Serial-Killer Theme Caitlin Dickson September 30, 2012 You Should Meet My Mother The Daily Beast May 7, 2009 Historical Examples Romance Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer Louisiana Lou William West Winter Camps and Trails in China Roy Chapman Andrews and […]
a procedure in which an athlete is injected with erythropoietin, his or her own blood, or the blood of a family member prior to competition, purportedly increasing the blood’s oxygen-carrying capacity as a result of the addition of red blood cells. noun the illegal practice of removing a quantity of blood from an athlete long […]