Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “haemorrhage”

See all translations

haemorrhage

noun [C, usually singular]
 
 
/ˈhemərɪdʒ/
the loss of a large amount of money or large numbers of customers, jobs, etc.: the haemorrage of sth The pay-per-view service is worried about the haemorrage of viewers to its competitors.
Translations of “haemorrhage”
in Spanish hemorragia…
in French hémorragie…
in German der Blutsturz…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大出血, 突然的損失, 巨大損失…
in Russian кровотечение…
in Turkish yoğun kan kaybı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大出血, 突然的损失, 巨大损失…
in Polish krwotok…
(Definition of haemorrhage noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of haemorrhage?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More Business English definitions for “haemorrhage”

Definitions of “haemorrhage” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

comma

the symbol , used in writing to separate parts of a sentence showing a slight pause, or to separate the single things in a list

Word of the Day

Lies, lies, lies!

by Kate Woodford,
February 25, 2015
​​​ According to sociologists (=people who study the relationships between people living in groups), we are good at lying. As a species, we have developed a remarkable ability to deceive each other (= persuade each other that something false is true). Being able to say things that are not true can help with

Read More 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Read More