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bleed to death

Definition of bleed to death

  1. :  die from having lost too much blood <The man almost bled to death.>



Word by Word Definitions

bleedplay
  1. :  to emit or lose blood

    :  to sacrifice one's blood especially in battle

    :  to feel anguish, pain, or sympathy

  1. :  printed matter (as an illustration) that bleeds

    :  the part of a bleed trimmed off

    :  the escape of blood from vessels :  hemorrhage

deathplay
  1. :  a permanent cessation of all vital functions :  the end of life — compare brain death

    :  an instance of dying

    :  the cause or occasion of loss of life


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