- youthful, vigorous, and fresh in ideas or practices: an aging company badly in need of youngblood management.
Origin of youngblood
First recorded in 1620–30; attributive use of young blood
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Examples from the Web for youngblood
Youngblood said that the shooter, an eleventh-grade student, had his sights on two students who allegedly bullied him in the past.
“We can have all the gun control in the world but he was going to take [the gun] to school,” said Youngblood about the suspect.
“OK, pardner, I understand,” Johnson said as Youngblood gave him his instructions.Robert Caro’s New Yorker Essay: 7 New Insights Into LBJ
March 26, 2012
Special Agent Youngblood's action came immediately after the first shot and before the succeeding shots.Warren Commission (7 of 26): Hearings Vol. VII (of 15)
The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
Agents Youngblood and Johns and two other agents were with us.
I felt the automobile sharply accelerate, and in a moment or so Agent Youngblood released me.
I heard Agent Youngblood speaking over his radio transmitter.
Agent Youngblood told me that I could not leave the room, and I followed his direction.