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I'm optimistic because I'm pragmatic: Neither of the two sides, the military government nor the Islamic front, is capable of winning. If they continue to fight, they will both bleed to death.
Ahmed Ben Bella

Meaning of "bleed" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD BLEED

Old English blēdan.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF BLEED

bleed  [bliːd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BLEED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Bleed is a verb and can also act as a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb bleed in English.

WHAT DOES BLEED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Bleeding (disambiguation)

Bleeding usually means the loss of blood from the body. Bleeding or bleed may also refer to: ▪ "Bleeding the patient", or bloodletting, an practice once believed to cure diseases ▪ Bleed, a term for when an image or document is cut off the page ▪ Ink bleeding, the ability of a liquid to flow in narrow spaces without the assistance of, and in opposition to external forces like gravity ▪ Spill, where audio from one source is picked up by a microphone intended for a different source ▪ Bleed air, compressed air taken from gas turbine compressor stages ▪ Bleeding, a computer graphics term for when a graphic object passes through another in an unwanted manner ▪ Bleeding order, a relation between rules in linguistics ▪ Purging air from a radiator, brake line, fuel line, etc. ▪ The presence of surface water on concrete ▪ Bleeder, baseball term for a weakly hit ground ball that goes for a base hit...

Definition of bleed in the English dictionary

The first definition of bleed in the dictionary is to lose or emit blood. Other definition of bleed is to remove or draw blood from. Bleed is also to be injured or die, as for a cause or one's country.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO BLEED

PRESENT

Present
I bleed
you bleed
he/she/it bleeds
we bleed
you bleed
they bleed
Present continuous
I am bleeding
you are bleeding
he/she/it is bleeding
we are bleeding
you are bleeding
they are bleeding
Present perfect
I have bled
you have bled
he/she/it has bled
we have bled
you have bled
they have bled
Present perfect continuous
I have been bleeding
you have been bleeding
he/she/it has been bleeding
we have been bleeding
you have been bleeding
they have been bleeding
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I bled
you bled
he/she/it bled
we bled
you bled
they bled
Past continuous
I was bleeding
you were bleeding
he/she/it was bleeding
we were bleeding
you were bleeding
they were bleeding
Past perfect
I had bled
you had bled
he/she/it had bled
we had bled
you had bled
they had bled
Past perfect continuous
I had been bleeding
you had been bleeding
he/she/it had been bleeding
we had been bleeding
you had been bleeding
they had been bleeding
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will bleed
you will bleed
he/she/it will bleed
we will bleed
you will bleed
they will bleed
Future continuous
I will be bleeding
you will be bleeding
he/she/it will be bleeding
we will be bleeding
you will be bleeding
they will be bleeding
Future perfect
I will have bled
you will have bled
he/she/it will have bled
we will have bled
you will have bled
they will have bled
Future perfect continuous
I will have been bleeding
you will have been bleeding
he/she/it will have been bleeding
we will have been bleeding
you will have been bleeding
they will have been bleeding
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would bleed
you would bleed
he/she/it would bleed
we would bleed
you would bleed
they would bleed
Conditional continuous
I would be bleeding
you would be bleeding
he/she/it would be bleeding
we would be bleeding
you would be bleeding
they would be bleeding
Conditional perfect
I would have bleed
you would have bleed
he/she/it would have bleed
we would have bleed
you would have bleed
they would have bleed
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been bleeding
you would have been bleeding
he/she/it would have been bleeding
we would have been bleeding
you would have been bleeding
they would have been bleeding
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you bleed
we let´s bleed
you bleed
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to bleed
Past participle
bled
Present Participle
bleeding
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BLEED


cheerlead
ˈtʃɪərˌliːd
colead
ˌkəʊˈliːd
counterplead
ˌkaʊntəˈpliːd
fairlead
ˈfɛəˌliːd
glede
ɡliːd
gleed
ɡliːd
implead
ɪmˈpliːd
interplead
ˌɪntəˈpliːd
invalid
ˈɪnvəˌliːd
lead
liːd
lied
liːd
mislead
mɪsˈliːd
misplead
mɪsˈpliːd
nosebleed
ˈnəʊzˌbliːd
plead
pliːd
replead
riːˈpliːd
uplead
ʌpˈliːd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BLEED

bleb
blebbing
blebby
bled
Bledisloe Cup
blee
bleed nipple
bleed someone or something dry
bleed valve
bleed white
bleeder
bleeder resistor
bleeder´s disease
bleeding
bleeding edge
bleeding heart
bleeding-edge
bleeding-heart liberal
bleep
bleeper

WORDS THAT END LIKE BLEED

agreed
breed
creed
deed
exceed
greed
guaranteed
heed
high-speed
indeed
need
proceed
reed
seaweed
seed
shutter speed
speed
succeed
tweed
weed

Synonyms and antonyms of bleed in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «BLEED»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «bleed» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of bleed
amalgamate · blend · combine · converge · drain · exhaust · extort · extract · exude · fleece · flow · fuse · gush · intermix · leech · meet · meld · milk · mingle · mix · ooze · phlebotomize · run · seep · spurt · squeeze · trickle · unite · weep

Translation of «bleed» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BLEED

Find out the translation of bleed to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of bleed from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «bleed» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

出血
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

sangrar
570 millions of speakers

English

bleed
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

खून
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

يَنْزِفُ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

кровоточить
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

sangrar
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

রক্ত ঝরা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

saigner
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Berdarah
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

bluten
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

出血する
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

출혈하다
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Nyengir
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

chảy máu
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

இரத்தம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

रक्तस्राव
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kanamak
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sanguinare
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

krwawić
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

кровити
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

a sângera
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αιμορραγώ
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

bloei
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

blöda
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

blø
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of bleed

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BLEED»

The term «bleed» is very widely used and occupies the 16.453 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BLEED» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «bleed» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «bleed» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about bleed

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10 QUOTES WITH «BLEED»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word bleed.
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Ahmed Ben Bella
I'm optimistic because I'm pragmatic: Neither of the two sides, the military government nor the Islamic front, is capable of winning. If they continue to fight, they will both bleed to death.
2
Peter Benchley
Almost any shark, three or four feet long, could kill a human being if it chose to do it. It could make you bleed to death. But they don't.
3
Aloe Blacc
People need to spread love towards strangers. We all bleed the same blood and we are all part of a global community now.
4
Karen Carpenter
People never think of entertainers as being human. When you walk out on stage, the audience think, 'Nothing can go wrong with them.' We get sick and we have headaches just like they do. When we are cut, we bleed.
5
Dustin Clare
I think there's always pieces of yourself that bleed into your character. That's inevitable.
6
William Congreve
If there's delight in love, 'Tis when I see that heart, which others bleed for, bleed for me.
7
David Dewhurst
You know some people are all about talk. I'm about results. Every victory, every conservative victory, I've had, I've had to bleed and fight to accomplish it, always adhering to our conservative principles, and refusing to take no for an answer.
8
Ric Flair
I bleed like nobody else.
9
Jeremy Grantham
One day we will have more inflation, and our bonds will bleed like a pig. The only reason for buying long bonds is short-term or as a desperate haven for terrorized investors. But the potential to make longer-term real money is naught.
10
Scott Haze
A lot of people want the crown, but they're not willing to bleed for it.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BLEED»

Discover the use of bleed in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to bleed and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Bleed
A collection of interconnected short stories chronicling one day in the life of ten teenagers.
Laurie Faria Stolarz, 2010
2
Watch You Bleed: The Saga of Guns N' Roses
In his sixth major rock biography, Stephen Davis details the riveting story of the last great rock band. Watch You Bleed documents the life of every band member, including the improbable story of W. Axl Rose.
Stephen Davis, 2008
3
White Girl Bleed a Lot: The Return of Race Riots to America
" WND.com World Net Daily "This is an important book. You must read White Girl Bleed a Lot." Rev.
Colin Flaherty, 2013
4
Base Bleed
Includes papers presented at a symposium, which represent the state-of-the-art in the development of base bleed projectiles and related research, and are from recognized experts in the field.
Kenneth K. Kuo, James N. Fleming, 1991
5
Iggy Pop: Open Up and Bleed
Trynka has also interviewed Iggy Pop himself at his home in Miami for this book.
Paul Trynka, 2011
6
Bleed For Me
When Sienna Hegarty turns up at his family home one night, covered in blood and frozen in shock, psychologist Joe O'Loughlin finds himself drawn deep into her world, trying to unearth the dark secrets her mind has buried.
Michael Robotham, 2010
7
Bleed Into Me: A Book of Stories
The author, an Indian himself, profiles the lives of many Native Americans and how people treat them just because of their race.
Stephen Graham Jones, 2005
8
Men Bleed Too: A Compelling Story about One Man's Struggle ...
"Ever since I first found out that Barbara had breast cancer the thought of her dying plagued me almost daily.
Thomas Brown, 2005
9
Bleed, Blister, And Purge: A History Of Medicine On The ...
"Bleed, Blister, and Purge" traces the fits and starts of medical progress on the western frontier.
Volney Steele, 2005
10
Significance of Tests and Properties of Concrete and ...
Bleed water is the clear water that can gradually accumulate at the surface of freshly placed concrete, mortar, grout, or paste (Fig. 1). Bleed water is caused by sedimentation or settlement of solid particles (cement and any aggregate) and the ...
Joseph F. Lamond, J. H. Pielert, 2006

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BLEED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term bleed is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Camels bleed to death in front of tour group after being shot
Three pet camels have bled to death in front of a tour group after being shot with arrows and bullets in what has been described as a "sickening ... «ABC Online, Jul 15»
2
Baby suffered bleed to the brain after being shaken by father in …
A 'loving and mild-mannered' father from Northampton refused to admit for months that he shook his baby son in a 'blind panic' - putting the ... «Northampton Chronicle & Echo, Jul 15»
3
57-year-old Indian-American man attacked, left to bleed in New Jersey
New York: An elderly Indian-American man was attacked and left bleeding on a road in a New Jersey neighborhood in an apparent bias crime ... «IBNLive, Jul 15»
4
EU technocrats bleed Greece dry: Other views
Paul Krugman,The New York Times: "Europe's self-styled technocrats are like medieval doctors who insisted on bleeding their patients — and ... «USA TODAY, Jul 15»
5
Cubs Open 4-Game Set With Cardinals
Bleed Cubbie Blue, a Chicago Cubs community. Home · Fanposts · Fanshots · Sections · Chicago Cubs Minor Leagues · Chicago Cubs News ... «Bleed Cubbie Blue, Jul 15»
6
Watch the Predator Make Everyone Else Bleed in 'Mortal Kombat X …
NetherRealm's 'Mortal Kombat X' (review here) is continuing to make its presence felt, and this week the game gets a jolt of promising paid ... «High-Def Digest, Jul 15»
7
Wrigley Field Construction Update: July 5
Bleed Cubbie Blue, a Chicago Cubs community. Home · Fanposts ... More from Bleed Cubbie Blue. Cubs 2 ... Bleed Cubbie Blue · FanPosts ... «Bleed Cubbie Blue, Jul 15»
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Chicago Cubs Minor League Wrap: July 6
Bleed Cubbie Blue, a Chicago Cubs community .... More from Bleed Cubbie Blue. Vote For The BCB Minor .... Bleed Cubbie Blue · FanPosts ... «Bleed Cubbie Blue, Jul 15»
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On The Horizon: Cubs vs. Cardinals Series Preview
Bleed Cubbie Blue, a Chicago Cubs community. Home · Fanposts .... More from Bleed Cubbie Blue. Cubs 2 .... Bleed Cubbie Blue · FanPosts ... «Bleed Cubbie Blue, Jul 15»
10
Today's Trade: Asian shares bleed on Grexit fears
The Australia sharemarket has opened sharply lower after the Greek referendum, with losses across the board and just nine out of the top 200 ... «TradingFloor.com, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Bleed [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/bleed>. Jun 2020 ».
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