someone's blood runs cold


someone's blood runs cold
(someone's) blood runs cold make (someone's) blood run cold - if something makes someone's blood run cold, it makes them very frightened.

Steph's blood ran cold as she heard someone move in the shadows.


New idioms dictionary. 2014.

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