bleeder

3 ENTRIES FOUND:

bleed·er

noun

Definition of BLEEDER

1
:  one that bleeds; especially :  hemophiliac
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!

First Known Use of BLEEDER

1803

Related to BLEEDER

bleed·er

noun \ˈblēd-ər\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of BLEEDER

1
: one that draws blood; especially : a person who draws blood for medical reasons : bloodletter
3
: a large blood vessel (as one cut during surgery) that is losing blood
4
: a horse that has experienced exercise-induced pulmonary hemorrhage

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