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bleed / sangrar
 
bleed   [bli:d]
bled   past tense   past participle
A. -intransitive verb
1. (from cut, wound)   sangrar
[tree]   exudar
·his nose is bleeding
·le sangra la nariz
·to bleed to death
·morir desangrado
·my heart bleeds for him
ironic   ¡qué pena me da!
2. [colours]   diluirse   (into   en),   correrse   (into   en)
B. -transitive verb
1. (medicine)   sangrar
2. [+brakes, radiator]   desaguar,   sangrar
3. *
(=exploit)   desangrar,   sacar los cuartos a Spain Spain
a. to bleed somebody dry or white   chupar la sangre a somebody, someone
b. to bleed a country dry or white   explotar despiadadamente un paínoun
 
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