verb (used without object), hem·or·rhaged, hem·or·rhag·ing.
verb (used with object), hem·or·rhaged, hem·or·rhag·ing.
- hemorrhagic ascites,
- hemorrhagic colitis,
- hemorrhagic cyst,
- hemorrhagic disease of newborn
Origin of hemorrhage
Examples from the Web for hemorrhage
Many patients who die have fixable wounds—their deaths are from hemorrhage.New 'Suspended Animation' Procedure Saves Lives by Replacing Blood with a Cold Electrolyte Solution|Elizabeth Lopatto|April 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Britain does not want to see the City of London hemorrhage hundreds of billions of pounds if Russian investors pull out.Obama’s Nuclear Summit Aimed to Stop Terrorists. Now Putin’s the Issue.|Christopher Dickey, Jamie Dettmer, Nadette De Visser|March 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But within a minute, the midwife called for backup, and Turlington Burns began to hemorrhage.
In free fall, I could go into a spin that might make me unconscious or cause my eyes or brain to hemorrhage.Felix Baumgartner Talks Space Jump, Red Bull’s ‘Stratos,’ Kittinger’s Record, and More|Pawel Szaniawski|October 9, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Research has shown benefits to planned home birth, including lower risk of hemorrhage, infection, and post-partum depression.
Her somnambulic situation alternated with fever, hemorrhage, and night-sweats.Summer on the Lakes, in 1843|S.M. Fuller
In that one hemorrhage occurred at the time of the operation.Glaucoma|Various
He at once sent for the Doctor who came and stopped the hemorrhage, and then sent me to the hospital where I remained two weeks.Seven Wives and Seven Prisons|L.A. Abbott
After a few weeks he was seized with a chill, followed by apoplectic symptoms, hemorrhage, and death on third day.
His comrade had seen the hemorrhage many times; yet now he knew, as he had never known before, that that was death.Under Two Flags|Ouida [Louise de la Ramee]
c.1400, emorosogie (modern form by 17c.), from Latin haemorrhagia, from Greek haimorrhagia, from haimorrhages "bleeding violently," from haima "blood" (see -emia) + rhage "a breaking," from rhegnynai "to break, burst." Related: Hemorrhagic.
by 1882, from hemorrhage (n.). Related: Hemorrhaged; hemorrhaging.
Slang in Reports: B.I.D. for "Brought in Dead" and "Dotty" are, [Mr. Sidney Holland of London Hospital] considers, permissible expressions, but he draws the line at "fitting" and "hæmorrhaging." Only such terms, he says, should be used as outside doctors will understand. We would say that on a point of such odiously bad taste he might have been much more severe. [Lavinia L. Dock, "The American Journal of Nursing," 1906]