Bleed

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Injury AssociationPlay
Often used to describe loss of blood due to cuts or wounds. SlideThe soldier began to bleed out on the battlefield.
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Medical UrgencyPlay
Indicates a potentially critical situation needing immediate attention. SlideApply pressure to the wound to stop the bleeding.
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Metaphor for LossPlay
Can metaphorically suggest a draining loss, not just physical. SlideThe company was bleeding money after the failed product launch.