Cold-blooded sentence example

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  • He didn't get the part because producers didn't think he could be taken seriously as a cold-blooded killer.
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  • Sunny areas: Butterflies are cold-blooded so they need the sun's warmth to remain active.
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  • It is perhaps the worst crime, because the most cold-blooded and ungenerous, which can be laid to his charge.
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  • Cold-blooded animals, such as reptiles and batrachians, thrive best in an equable temperature, and, especially in the case of snakes, frequently can be induced to feed only when their temperature has been raised to a certain point.
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  • They're violent, cold-blooded killers who are trying to stop the advance of freedom.
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  • In September this was taken by storm; Kolokotrones rode in triumph to the citadel over streets carpeted with the dead; and the crowning triumph of the Cross was celebrated by a cold-blooded massacre of 2000 prisoners of all ages and both sexes.
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  • She couldn't reconcile the cold-blooded killer who executed a man in front of her with the man concerned over her wrist.
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  • In less highly integrated organisms, such as "cold-blooded" vertebrates, the point of death is less conspicuous, and when we carry our observations further down the scale of animal life, there ceases to be any salient phase in the slow transition from life to death.
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  • These are effects of pedantry, and seem rather to be founded on a cold-blooded analysis of celebrated sermons than on any instinctive sense of the duty of the preacher.
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  • But this same logic applies to these Islamic narrations that present Muhammad as a cold-blooded murderer.
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  • They are parasites of fish and other cold blooded vertebrates.
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  • Are you ready to be a cold-blooded murderer also, or can we do anything to stop it?
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  • The " carrier " of a Trypanosome of warmblooded vertebrates is, in all instances so far described, an insect, generally a member of the Diptera; in the case of parasites of cold-blooded vertebrates the same role is usually played by an ichthyobdellid leech (piscine forms), but possibly, now and again, by an Ixodes (amphibian or reptilian forms).
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  • dangerous, and it may be true that the pessimism it implies often degenerates into cynicism and a cold-blooded denial that there is any virtue and any truth.
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  • Some children prefer cold blooded animals to the cute and cuddly ones.
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  • This division of the Vertebrata into hot and cold blooded is a curiously retrograde step, only intelligible when we reflect that the excellent entomologist had no real comprehension of vertebrate morphology; but he makes some atonement for the blunder by steadily upholding the class distinctness of the Amphibia.
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  • There can be no excuses for cold blooded murder of non combatants.
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  • There can be no warrant for the cold-blooded execution of a surrendered terrorist.
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  • They knew it was cold-blooded murder that they were doing at Muhammad's request.
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