American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1

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Author: Noah Webster

Bleed

BLEED, v.i. pret. and pp. bled.

1. To lose blood; to run with blood, by whatever means; as, the arm bleeds.

2. To die a violent death, or by slaughter.

The lamb thy riot dooms to bleed to day.

3. To issue forth, or drop as blood, from an incision; to lose sap, gum or juice; as, a tree or a vine bleeds.

For me the balm shall bleed.

The heart bleeds, is a phrase used to denote extreme pain from sympathy or pity.

BLEED, v.t. To let blood; to take blood from, by opening a vein.

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Chicago: Noah Webster Jr., "Bleed," American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1 in An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1 (New York: S. Converse, 1828), Original Sources, accessed October 4, 2022, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=LHCYJDKE6WZKWYN.

MLA: Webster, Noah, Jr. "Bleed." American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1, in An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1, New York, S. Converse, 1828, Original Sources. 4 Oct. 2022. http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=LHCYJDKE6WZKWYN.

Harvard: Webster, N, 'Bleed' in American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1. cited in 1828, An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1, S. Converse, New York. Original Sources, retrieved 4 October 2022, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=LHCYJDKE6WZKWYN.