Adjective "Warmblooded" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Warmblooded


    Definition:

    1. Also, endothermic. designating or pertaining to animals, as mammals and birds, whose blood ranges in temperatures from about 98° to 112°F (37° to 44°C) and remains relatively constant, irrespective of the temperature of the surrounding medium; homoiothermal.

    2. ardent, impetuous, or passionate: young and warm-blooded valor.

    Origin:
    warm-blooded

    Examples:

    "people can be warmblooded."

    "animals can be warmblooded."