Definition of hemorrhage
(Entry 1 of 2)
1 medical : a copious or heavy discharge of blood from the blood vessels a cerebral hemorrhage postpartum hemorrhage stop the hemorrhage
2 : a rapid and uncontrollable loss or outflow a financial hemorrhage
Definition of hemorrhage (Entry 2 of 2)
: to undergo heavy or uncontrollable bleeding began to hemorrhage after the surgery
: to lose rapidly and uncontrollably The company is hemorrhaging money.
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