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hem·or·rhage

 (hĕm′ər-ĭj)
n.
1. Excessive discharge of blood from the blood vessels; profuse bleeding.
2. A copious loss of something valuable: a hemorrhage of corporate earnings.
v. hem·or·rhaged, hem·or·rhag·ing, hem·or·rhag·es
v.intr.
1. To bleed copiously.
2. To undergo a rapid and sudden loss: a gubernatorial candidate whose popularity hemorrhaged after a disastrous debate.
v.tr.
To lose (something valuable) rapidly and in quantity: The company was hemorrhaging capital when it was bought by another firm.

[From obsolete hemoragie, emorogie, from Middle English emorogie, from Old French emoragie, from Latin haemorrhagia, from Greek haimorrhagiā : haimo-, hemo- + -rrhagiā, -rrhagia.]

hem′or·rhag′ic (hĕm′ə-răj′ĭk) adj.

hem•or•rhage

(ˈhɛm ər ɪdʒ, ˈhɛm rɪdʒ)

n., v. -rhaged, -rhag•ing. n.
1. a profuse discharge of blood.
2. the loss of assets, esp. in large amounts.
v.i.
3. to bleed profusely.
4. to lose assets, esp. in large amounts.
v.t.
5. to lose (assets): The company was hemorrhaging cash.
[1665–75; < Latin haemorrhagia < Greek haimorrhagía. See hemo-, -rrhagia]
hem`or•rhag′ic (-əˈrædʒ ɪk) adj.

hem·or·rhage

(hĕm′ər-ĭj)
Bleeding, especially in excessive amounts.

hemorrhage


Past participle: hemorrhaged
Gerund: hemorrhaging

Imperative
hemorrhage
hemorrhage
Present
I hemorrhage
you hemorrhage
he/she/it hemorrhages
we hemorrhage
you hemorrhage
they hemorrhage
Preterite
I hemorrhaged
you hemorrhaged
he/she/it hemorrhaged
we hemorrhaged
you hemorrhaged
they hemorrhaged
Present Continuous
I am hemorrhaging
you are hemorrhaging
he/she/it is hemorrhaging
we are hemorrhaging
you are hemorrhaging
they are hemorrhaging
Present Perfect
I have hemorrhaged
you have hemorrhaged
he/she/it has hemorrhaged
we have hemorrhaged
you have hemorrhaged
they have hemorrhaged
Past Continuous
I was hemorrhaging
you were hemorrhaging
he/she/it was hemorrhaging
we were hemorrhaging
you were hemorrhaging
they were hemorrhaging
Past Perfect
I had hemorrhaged
you had hemorrhaged
he/she/it had hemorrhaged
we had hemorrhaged
you had hemorrhaged
they had hemorrhaged
Future
I will hemorrhage
you will hemorrhage
he/she/it will hemorrhage
we will hemorrhage
you will hemorrhage
they will hemorrhage
Future Perfect
I will have hemorrhaged
you will have hemorrhaged
he/she/it will have hemorrhaged
we will have hemorrhaged
you will have hemorrhaged
they will have hemorrhaged
Future Continuous
I will be hemorrhaging
you will be hemorrhaging
he/she/it will be hemorrhaging
we will be hemorrhaging
you will be hemorrhaging
they will be hemorrhaging
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been hemorrhaging
you have been hemorrhaging
he/she/it has been hemorrhaging
we have been hemorrhaging
you have been hemorrhaging
they have been hemorrhaging
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been hemorrhaging
you will have been hemorrhaging
he/she/it will have been hemorrhaging
we will have been hemorrhaging
you will have been hemorrhaging
they will have been hemorrhaging
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been hemorrhaging
you had been hemorrhaging
he/she/it had been hemorrhaging
we had been hemorrhaging
you had been hemorrhaging
they had been hemorrhaging
Conditional
I would hemorrhage
you would hemorrhage
he/she/it would hemorrhage
we would hemorrhage
you would hemorrhage
they would hemorrhage
Past Conditional
I would have hemorrhaged
you would have hemorrhaged
he/she/it would have hemorrhaged
we would have hemorrhaged
you would have hemorrhaged
they would have hemorrhaged

hemorrhage

Abnormal excessive bleeding, inside or outside the body.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hemorrhage - the flow of blood from a ruptured blood vesselhemorrhage - the flow of blood from a ruptured blood vessel
harm, hurt, injury, trauma - any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.
haemorrhagic stroke, hemorrhagic stroke - stroke caused by the rupture of a blood vessel in the brain
cerebral hemorrhage - bleeding from a ruptured blood vessel in the brain
blood extravasation - the leakage of blood from a vessel into tissues surrounding it; can occur in injuries or burns or allergic reactions
hyphema - bleeding into the interior chamber of the eye
metrorrhagia - bleeding from the uterus that is not due to menstruation; usually indicative of disease (as cervical cancer)
epistaxis, nosebleed - bleeding from the nose
ulemorrhagia - bleeding of the gums
Verb1.hemorrhage - lose blood from one's bodyhemorrhage - lose blood from one's body    
menstruate, flow - undergo menstruation; "She started menstruating at the age of 11"
eject, expel, release, exhaust, discharge - eliminate (a substance); "combustion products are exhausted in the engine"; "the plant releases a gas"
Translations
hemoragiekrvácení
verenvuoto
出血

haemorrhage

(American) hemorrhage (ˈheməridʒ) noun
bleeding in large amounts, from damaged blood-vessels.

hem·or·rhage

n. hemorragia, derrame profuso de sangre;
cerebral ______ cerebral, accidente cerebrovascular;
concealed ______ oculta;
internal ______ interna;
intracranial ______ intracraneana;
intraventricular ______ intraventricular;
nasal ______ nasal;
petechial ______ petequial;
postpartum ______ puerperal.

hemorrhage

n hemorragia, sangrado (fam); subarachnoid — hemorragia subaracnoidea
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