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OTHER WORDS FROM bloodcurdlingblood·cur·dling·ly, adverb
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She says: “It is blood-curdling and shocking and it is becoming his symbolic signature.”
There is no more prized scalp” he shrieked—and he invested the word “scalp” with blood-curdling intensity—“than mine!Joe Walsh Vs. Tammy Duckworth: Yelps, ‘Lies’ and Tough Talk in Illinois House Showdown|Lloyd Grove|November 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
SUBTOTAL: $101.5 million a year THE BOTTOM LINE: The gross vampire product is a blood-curdling $771.5 million annually.
Again peals forth that awful, blood-curdling scream, proceeding right from among those primitive dwellings.Haviland's Chum|Bertram Mitford
In three days there were no more rats left, and Dandy began to utter his weird, blood-curdling howls—he wanted to come on deck.The Call Of The South|Louis Becke
The best novels never get into print and the most blood-curdling, goose-pimpling dramas are played by the boxholders.Margarita's Soul|Ingraham Lovell
It was such a blood-curdling yelp that Washer cringed and cowered in fear.Washer the Raccoon |George Ethelbert Walsh
Mr Powell was young enough, to be startled at the suggestion, which sounded confidential and blood-curdling in the dusk.Chance|Joseph Conrad