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make somebody’s blood run cold

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmake somebody’s blood run coldmake somebody’s blood run coldFRIGHTENEDto make someone feel extremely frightened blood
Examples from the Corpus
make somebody’s blood run coldBut whenever she passed the wood the tales rushed back into her mind and made her blood run cold.Ex-inmate Tony Cohla told yesterday how the thought of ever returning to Ashworth makes his blood run cold.He said their evidence had made his blood run cold.
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