bleeder


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bleed·er

 (blē′dər)
n.
1. A person, such as a hemophiliac, who bleeds freely or is subject to frequent hemorrhages.
2.
a. Slang A blood vessel from which there is uncontrolled bleeding.
b. A blood vessel severed by trauma or surgery that requires cautery or ligature to arrest the flow of blood.
3. A person who draws blood from another; a phlebotomist.

bleeder

(ˈbliːdə)
n
1. slang
a. derogatory a despicable person: a rotten bleeder.
b. any person; fellow: where's the bleeder gone?.
2. (Pathology) pathol a nontechnical name for a haemophiliac

bleed•er

(ˈbli dər)

n.
2. Brit. bloke.
[1780–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bleeder - someone who has hemophilia and is subject to uncontrollable bleedingbleeder - someone who has hemophilia and is subject to uncontrollable bleeding
diseased person, sick person, sufferer - a person suffering from an illness
Translations

bleeder

[ˈbliːdəʳ] N
1. (Med) → hemofílico/a m/f
2. (Brit) → tipo/a m/f, tío/a m/f (Sp)
poor bleeder!¡pobre desgraciado!
he's a lucky bleeder!¡qué suerte tiene el tío! (Sp) , ¡qué suertudo es! (LAm)

bleeder

n
(Med inf) → Bluter m
(Brit inf: = person) → Arschloch nt (vulg); (= thing)Scheißding nt (inf); you’re a cheeky little bleederdu bist ein frecher Hund (inf)
References in classic literature ?
Miss Osborne was apprised; the doctors were sent for; Georgy stopped away from school; the bleeders and cuppers came.
Easy one-handed operation using a simple squeeze pump and precise bleeder valve lets you raise and lower to perfect alignments.
TOM: The final place you could lose fluid is at the bleeder.
Let me say then, we need a prime minister to be a leader, not a bleeder.
Another brain teaser was: In what sport would you hit a bleeder, throw a duster or have a rhubarb?
Every time I go to tighten a HMMWV's brake bleeder valve, it seems like I end up destroying it
The lesion, which was believed to be an arterial bleeder, was initially injected with 10 mL of 1:10000 epinephrine, but this attempt failed.
Spoilboard, sacrificial board, bleeder board--whatever you want to call it, you've got to prepare the board for use on a CNC bed, to remove the sealer and make it porous so the vacuum will pull through it and hold down the workpiece.
FLIPPIN' eck, as Tucker Jenkins used to say, some little bleeder has only gone and upset the Old Bill down sarf by, well, golly gosh, using the sort of colourful language once never used in the presence of ladies or children's TV.
com (0800 288 8970) which contains a radiator booster, a 10-pack of Heatkeeper radiator insulation panels and a radiator auto bleeder vent.
To support its dimming capabilities the SSL2101 contains two integrated high voltage-switches for bleeder operation and an input that can be used to sense lamp power usage and activate additional bleeder action when needed.
I'll have you know that they were a gift from my nan and happen to keep me very warm whenever I find myself having to hammer on my neighbour's front door in the freezing cold 'cos some selfish little bleeder thinks it's hilarious to play DJ Sammy's Boys Of Summer remix until the early hours of the morning.