When you rupture a blood vessel while giving birth and start bleeding profusely, this is an example of a hemorrhage.
When a company is losing thousands and thousands of dollars every quarter, this is an example of a hemorrhage of money.
A hemorrhage of corporate earnings.
A gubernatorial candidate whose popularity hemorrhaged after a disastrous debate.
The company was hemorrhaging capital when it was bought by another firm.
When you start bleeding a lot due to a ruptured blood vessel in an accident, this is an example of when you hemorrhage.
When you spend thousands of dollars at the mall each week, this is an example of a time when you hemorrhage money.
Origin of hemorrhage
- From obsolete hemoragie, emorogie from Middle English emorogie from Old French emoragie from Latin haemorrhagia from Greek haimorrhagiā haimo- hemo- -rrhagiā -rrhagia
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition