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bleeder

noun bleed·er

Definition of bleeder

  1. 1 :  one that bleeds; especially :  hemophiliac

  2. 2 British :  rotter; also :  bloke



Examples of bleeder

  1. Don't let those bleeders grind you down.

  2. I've won the lottery. You lucky bleeder!



1803

First Known Use of bleeder

1803


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noun bleed·er \ˈblēd-ər\

Medical Definition of bleeder

  1. 1:  one that draws blood; especially :  a person who draws blood for medical reasons :  bloodletter

  2. 2:  hemophiliac

  3. 3:  a large blood vessel (as one cut during surgery) that is losing blood

  4. 4:  a horse that has experienced exercise-induced pulmonary hemorrhage




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