nosebleed


1nose·bleed

noun \-ˌblēd\

: a condition in which you are bleeding from your nose

Full Definition of NOSEBLEED

:  an attack of bleeding from the nose

Examples of NOSEBLEED

  1. She often suffers from nosebleeds.

First Known Use of NOSEBLEED

1848

2nosebleed

adjective

: very high

Full Definition of NOSEBLEED

:  extremely or excessively high <seats in the nosebleed section> <nosebleed stock prices>

Examples of NOSEBLEED

  1. We had seats in the nosebleed section of the stadium.
  2. <we were sitting way up in the nosebleed seats>

First Known Use of NOSEBLEED

1978

nose·bleed

noun \-ˌblēd\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of NOSEBLEED

: an attack of bleeding from the nose—called also epistaxis

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