Journey in Life: 08/15/18

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

"Breed bad blood" nghĩa là gì?

Red Square, Moscow, end of Cold War. Photo courtesy SarahTz.

'Breed bad blood' có từ bad blood là ác ý, breed là gây ra, phát sinh ra -> cụm từ này nghĩa là gây mối bất hòa, reo (rắc) ác ý.

Ví dụ
Sali’s immediate predecessor in office, Professor Oladipo Afolabi, however disagreed with that suggestion saying it was a suggestion that could breed bad blood in the system.

“It’s an effort to breed bad blood into the social harmony that has been reached in Russian society,” said Ms Drapeko, who earlier in her career was a popular Soviet and Russian actor.

This could breed bad blood in the party, as it contravenes the provision of the Nigerian constitution and violates the rights of those above 50 years of age to aspire for the governorship of their state.

I know most haters of Nigerian football would say the inclusion of Martins and Obasi would breed bad blood and disunity in the Eagles team whereas the true Eagles lovers would campaign for their inclusion.

Phạm Hạnh