Definitions for bleed
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word bleed.
shed blood, bleed, hemorrhageverb
lose blood from one's body
bleed, leech, phlebotomize, phlebotomiseverb
"In the old days, doctors routinely bled patients as part of the treatment"
get or extort (money or other possessions) from someone
"They bled me dry--I have nothing left!"
"These dyes and colors are guaranteed not to run"
drain of liquid or steam
"bleed the radiators"; "the mechanic bled the engine"
An incident of bleeding, as in haemophilia.
To lose blood through an injured blood vessel.
To let or draw blood from an animal.
To take large amounts of money from.
To steadily lose (something vital).
The company was bleeding talent.
To spread from the intended location and stain the surrounding cloth or paper.
To remove air bubbles from a pipe containing fluids.
To bleed on; to make bloody.
To show one's group loyalty by showing (its associated color) in one's blood.
He was a devoted Vikings fan: he bled purple.
Etymology: From bledan, from blōþijanan, from blōþan.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
To let blood; to take blood from.
That from a patriot of distinguish’d note,
Have bled, and purg’d me to a simple vote. Alexander Pope.
pret. I bled; I have bled.
Etymology: bledan , Saxon.
I bleed inwardly for my lord. William Shakespeare, Timon.
Bleed, bleed, poor country!
Great tyranny, lay thou thy basis sure;
For goodness dare not check thee! William Shakespeare, Macbeth.
Many, upon the seeing of others bleed, or strangled, or tortured, themselves are ready to faint, as if they bled. Francis Bacon, Nat. History, №. 795.
The lamb thy riot dooms to bleed today;
Had he thy reason, would he skip and play? Alexander Pope.
For me the balm shall bleed, and amber flow,
The coral redden, and the ruby glow. Alexander Pope, Winds. Forest.
to emit blood; to lose blood; to run with blood, by whatever means; as, the arm bleeds; the wound bled freely; to bleed at the nose
to withdraw blood from the body; to let blood; as, Dr. A. bleeds in fevers
to lose or shed one's blood, as in case of a violent death or severe wounds; to die by violence
to issue forth, or drop, as blood from an incision
to lose sap, gum, or juice; as, a tree or a vine bleeds when tapped or wounded
to pay or lose money; to have money drawn or extorted; as, to bleed freely for a cause
to let blood from; to take or draw blood from, as by opening a vein
to lose, as blood; to emit or let drop, as sap
to draw money from (one); to induce to pay; as, they bled him freely for this fund
The Bleed is a fictional interdimensional realm, a comic book construct that appears in books published by DC Comics. It first appeared in Stormwatch #7, and was created by Warren Ellis and Bryan Hitch.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
blēd, v.i. to lose blood: to die by slaughter: to issue forth or drop as blood: to have money extorted from one: to feel great pity for, as in the phrase, 'the heart bleeds:' to be as red as blood.—v.t. to draw blood from, esp. surgically: to extort sums of money from:—pa.t. and pa.p. bled.—n. Bleed′ing, a discharge of blood: the operation of letting blood.—adj. full of compassion: emitting sap: terribly weakened by war: (Shak.) bloody. [A.S. blédan. See Blood.]
The bleed symbol -- In this Symbols.com article you will learn about the meaning of the bleed symbol and its characteristic.
The numerical value of bleed in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of bleed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
The more we sweat in peace the less we bleed in war
She fell to the ground, hit her head and suffered a brain bleed, among other injuries, but she’s tough and didn’t give up her purse or the money inside and should be out of the hospital soon.
Vaccinations are ticking up, you are likely to see restrictions come off and that should mean a decent economic recovery which will bleed into the markets in the euro zone.
If someone is not going to bleed out, or their heart is not going to stop, or they're not going to quit breathing in the next 30 minutes, they probably do not need a trauma team.
I was very strange back then. I could see I had problems. I would sit in a closet a lot of the time and not come out, or I would sit up on top of my desk, or under my desk, or do weird things like get my wisdom teeth out and bleed all over the hallways.
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- тече кръв, пускам кръв, проливам кръв, обирамBulgarian
- রক্ত পড়া, রক্ত ঝরাBengali
- sagnarCatalan, Valencian
- odvzdušnit, krvácetCzech
- Beschnitt, Blutung, bluten, ausblutenGerman
- αιμορραγώ, ματώνωGreek
- sangrar, purgarSpanish
- خون آمدن, خونریزیPersian
- bløða, taka blóð úr æðrFaroese
- bliedeWestern Frisian
- fuiligh, cuir fuilIrish
- leig fuil, leumScottish Gaelic
- खून बहानाHindi
- სისხლის დენაGeorgian
- 피를 흘리다Korean
- phlebotomō, sanguinō, dēpleō, sanguinem mittōLatin
- хуудас дүүрэн зурагMongolian
- bloeden, afloop, bloedingDutch
- sanguinai, sambenàri, sambenàreSardinian
- blöda, luftaSwedish
- duguan, pagkalat, pagdugo, pagtaeTagalog
- xuất huyết, chảy máuVietnamese
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