Journey in Life: 08/13/18

Monday, August 13, 2018

"In cold blood" nghĩa là gì?

Photo courtesy Donald Durham.

'In cold blood' nghĩa là chủ tâm, có suy tính trước; nhẫn tâm, lạnh lùng, không gớm tay (khi giết người) -> sát thủ 'máu lạnh'.

Ví dụ
Residents mourn Palestinian youth killed in 'cold blood'.

Cat shot 15 times 'in cold blood' is lucky to be alive.

He said it is ironic that visitors who were sleeping in adjustment rooms did not hear any commotion (náo động, om sòm; rung chuyển, chấn động; rối loạn, cuộc bạo động) as their hosts were killed in cold blood.

Think about it — judges in this state already refuse to jail illegal immigrant Dominican heroin dealers on welfare caught red-handed peddling poison. It’s not PC. These same judges reduce bank-robbery charges for illegal immigrant career criminals to “larceny” (tội ăn cắp) so they can remain free in this country to murder physicians in cold blood.

Phạm Hạnh