- a mild oathFor the once taboo bloody.
How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms. R. W. Holder. 2014.
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Bleeding Me — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda «Bleeding Me» Sencillo de Metallica del álbum Load Publicación 1997 Formato CD … Wikipedia Español
Bleeding Me — Single par Metallica extrait de l’album Load Sortie 1996 Enregistrement 1995 1996 Durée 8:18 Genre Hard roc … Wikipédia en Français
bleeding — (n.) late 14c., a flowing out of blood; mid 15c. as a drawing out of blood; verbal noun formed after earlier prp. adjective (early 13c.) of BLEED (Cf. bleed). Figurative use is from 1796. As a euphemism for BLOODY (Cf. bloody), from 1858. In U.S … Etymology dictionary
Bleeding — Bleed ing, a. Emitting, or appearing to emit, blood or sap, etc.; also, expressing anguish or compassion. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
Bleeding — Bleed ing, n. A running or issuing of blood, as from the nose or a wound; a hemorrhage; the operation of letting blood, as in surgery; a drawing or running of sap from a tree or plant. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
bleeding — ► ADJECTIVE Brit. informal ▪ used for emphasis, or to express annoyance … English terms dictionary
Bleeding — Infobox Disease Name = Bleeding Caption = DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD9 = ICD9|456.20 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = eMedicineTopic = MeshID = Bleeding, technically known as hemorrhaging/haemorrhaging (see American and British spelling… … Wikipedia
bleeding — n. 1) to staunch, stop (the) bleeding 2) heavy, profuse, uncontrollable bleeding 3) internal; menopausal bleeding 4) bleeding from (bleeding from the rectum) * * * [ bliːdɪŋ] menopausal bleeding stop (the) bleeding uncontrollable bleeding heavy.… … Combinatory dictionary
Bleeding Me — Single infobox Name = Bleeding Me Artist = Metallica from Album = Load B side = Bleeding Me (Radio edit) Released = 1997 Recorded = May 1995 February 1996 at The Plant Studios, Sausalito, California Genre = Hard rock Length = 8:18 Writer = Kirk… … Wikipedia
bleeding — /blee ding/, n. 1. the act, fact, or process of losing blood or having blood flow. 2. the act or process of drawing blood from a person, esp. surgically; bloodletting. 3. the extension of color beyond an edge or border, esp. so as to combine with … Universalium
bleeding — bleed|ing1 [ˈbli:dıŋ] n [U] the condition of losing blood from your body ▪ Use pressure to control the bleeding . ▪ The bleeding had almost stopped . ▪ He died of internal bleeding . severe/heavy bleeding (=when someone is losing a lot of blood)… … Dictionary of contemporary English