There is no more prized scalp” he shrieked—and he invested the word “scalp” with blood-curdling intensity—“than mine!
She says: “It is blood-curdling and shocking and it is becoming his symbolic signature.”
SUBTOTAL: $101.5 million a year THE BOTTOM LINE: The gross vampire product is a blood-curdling $771.5 million annually.
The rest of the sentence was drowned by one blood-curdling whoop that rang with awful shrillness through the silent wood.
Roosevelt was enough of a boy rather to relish things that were blood-curdling.
Some observers contend that the lion never gives that blood-curdling cry assigned to him.
The screech-owl in the yew-tree emitted a blood-curdling scream.
He cried out in blood-curdling fury because other men were smarter than he was.
blood-curdling yells of defiance were the only answer to our prayers.
I took a long breath, and gave vent to a blood-curdling shriek which would have made the fortune of an actress on the stage.