Meaning of “haemorrhage” in the English Dictionary

"haemorrhage" in British English

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haemorrhagenoun [ C or U ]

UK US hemorrhage uk /ˈhem.ər.ɪdʒ/ us /ˈhem.ɚ.ɪdʒ/

haemorrhageverb

UK US hemorrhage uk /ˈhem.ər.ɪdʒ/ us /ˈhem.ɚ.ɪdʒ/

(Definition of “haemorrhage” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"haemorrhage" in Business English

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haemorrhageverb [ I or T ]

uk /ˈhemərɪdʒ/ us UK US hemorrhage

to lose a large amount of money or large numbers of customers, jobs, etc.:

The leisure and hospitality industry hemorrhaged 10,000 jobs and the manufacturing sector lost 6,000.
to haemorrhage cash/staff/customers
haemorrhage red ink

to lose a lot of money in a short period of time:

Buffeted by Japanese and Korean competition, U.S. carmakers hemorrhage red ink like stuck pigs.

haemorrhagenoun [ C, usually singular ]

uk /ˈhemərɪdʒ/ us

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.

(Definition of “haemorrhage” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)