Bloodline and Strain

Bloodline

Show Definitions
Bloodline noun – The line of ancestors from whom a person is descended.
Usage example: came from a bloodline that could be traced back to the 12th century

Strain and bloodline are semantically related in ancestry topic. In some cases you can use "Strain" instead a noun "Bloodline".
Nearby Words: blood, blooded
Synonyms for Bloodline

Strain

Show Definitions
Strain noun – The line of ancestors from whom a person is descended.
Usage example: descended from a strain of Irish seafarers

Bloodline and strain are semantically related in descent topic. Sometimes you can use "Bloodline" instead a noun "Strain".
Nearby Words: strained, straining, strainer
Synonyms for Strain

Both words in one sentence

  • Comicbook / Starman In the Blood: Farris Knight, the Starman of the 853rd Century mentions that there have been several evil Starmen by his time, and chalks it up to a latent strain of evil introduced into the Knight bloodline via Jack and Nash's son.
  • Homunculi processed by the Afriel Strain process are blessed by inheriting the genes of the Imperium's greatest "heroes", possessing many skills related to the bloodline...they also have the absolute WORST luck...EVER.
Cite this Source
Strain and Bloodline. (2016). Retrieved 2020, July 10, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/bloodline/strain
Bloodline & Strain. N.p., 2016. Web. 10 Jul. 2020. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/bloodline/strain>.
Strain or Bloodline. 2016. Accessed July 10, 2020. https://thesaurus.plus/related/bloodline/strain.

Synonyms for bloodline
Share this picture


Synonyms for strain
Share this picture

Google Ngram Viewer shows how "bloodline" and "strain" have occurred on timeline: