bleed

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈbliːd/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/blid/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(blēd)

Inflections of 'bleed' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
bleeds
v 3rd person singular
bleeding
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
bled
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
bled
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Verb: lose blood
Synonyms:
lose blood, shed blood, be bleeding, hemorrhage, haemorrhage (UK), have a hemorrhage, have a haemorrhage (UK), lose a lot of blood, bleed out, bleed to death
Sense: Verb: issue as blood
Synonyms:
seep , ooze , weep , exude, trickle , drip , leak , flow , run , pour , fall drop by drop
Sense: Verb: drain
Synonyms:
drain , exhaust , use up, sap , deplete , empty , burn , expend, spend , consume , bleed sb dry, bleed sb white
Sense: Verb: let blood
Synonyms:
cup , draw blood from, take blood from, open a vein, leech , phlebotomize, phlebotomise (UK), take a blood sample from, let blood from (archaic)
Sense: Verb: suffer
Synonyms:
suffer , anguish , ache , agonize, agonise (UK), hurt , be in pain, grieve , mourn
Sense: Verb: remove liquid
Synonyms:
drain , siphon, tap , pump , draw off, draft , leach, draw , let (archaic)

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