Student Thesaurus

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Entry Word: bleed
Function: verb
Text: 1 to feel deep sadness or mental pain <her heart bleeds for the homeless people she sees on her way to work> -- see GRIEVE
2 to flow forth slowly through small openings <pitch was bleeding from cuts in the tree bark> -- see EXUDE
3 to remove (liquid) gradually or completely <bleed water from the radiators> -- see DRAIN 1
4 to rob by the use of trickery or threats <the confidence men bled the elderly couple of their life savings> -- see FLEECE