- /ˈlaıfˈblʌd/ noun [noncount]1 : the most important part of something : the part of something that provides its strength and energy
The town's lifeblood has always been its fishing industry.
The neighborhoods are the lifeblood of this city.2 literary : a person's blood
the lifeblood that flows through his veins
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life|blood — «LYF BLUHD», noun. 1. the blood necessary to life: »Fear at my heart, as at a cup, My lifeblood seem d to sip (Samuel Taylor Coleridge). 2. Figurative. a source of strength and energy; the vital part of vitalizing influence: »Field work is the… … Useful english dictionary
life-blood — noun (U) 1 the most important thing needed by an organization, relationship etc to continue to exist or develop successfully: Communication is the life blood of a good marriage. 2 literary your blood … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
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blood — n 1. fluid, life fluid, Class. Myth. ichor, whole blood; grume, Obs. cruor, gore, plasma; juice, sap, latex, milk. 2. vital principle, vital force, Fr. elan vital. life blood, life, being, vitality. 3. temperament, humor, nature, temper, state of … A Note on the Style of the synonym finder