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English definition of “bleed”

bleed

verb [I/T]    /blid/ (past tense and past participle bled  /bled/)
to lose blood : [I] Before help could reach him, the man bled to death . [T] fig. Because of the taxes , our state is bleeding jobs (= many jobs are leaving ).
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