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nosebleed seat

A seat very high up in a stadium or theater, as for a sporting event, musical performance, play, etc., which typically costs less money but has a restricted view. "Nosebleed" refers jocularly to the effects of extremely high altitudes on the body, which can often cause nasal hemorrhaging, among other symptoms. I wish you wouldn't be so stingy when you're buying tickets. I'm sick of watching football games in the nosebleed seats! I waited too long to get tickets to the concert, so all that was left was a nosebleed seat way in the back.
See also: nosebleed, seat

the nosebleed section

A seating area very high up in a stadium or theater, as for a sporting event, musical performance, play, etc., which typically costs less money but has a restricted view. "Nosebleed" refers jocularly to the effects of extremely high altitudes on the body, which can often cause nasal hemorrhaging, among other symptoms. I wish you wouldn't be so stingy when you're buying tickets. I'm sick of watching football games up in the nosebleed section! I waited too long to get tickets to the concert, so all that was left was a seat in the nosebleed section way in the back.
See also: nosebleed, section

the nosebleeds

A seating area very high up in a stadium or theater, as for a sporting event, musical performance, play, etc., which typically costs less money but has a restricted view. "Nosebleed" refers jocularly to the effects of extremely high altitudes on the body, which can often cause nasal hemorrhaging, among other symptoms. I wish you wouldn't be so stingy when you're buying tickets. I'm sick of watching football games up in the nosebleeds! I waited too long to get tickets to the concert, so all that was left was a seat in the nosebleeds way at the back.
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nosebleed seats

n. seats high up in an arena, theater, or opera house. We could only afford the nosebleed seats for the opera.
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If nosebleeds are recurrent, Dr Hydrose advised a medical check-up.
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In most cases, nosebleeds are not a serious medical problem, but if the bleeding lasts more than 20 minutes, go to the emergency room.
If the nosebleeds continue or do not improve after a reasonable amount of pressure to the nose, please check with your doctor.
A: Nosebleeds in dogs almost always signify an underlying clinical problem and should always be dealt with by your vet.
Both actually and factually, this depicts a very common first-aid myth, that to treat a nosebleed one should tilt the head back.
His theory based on his own research was that nosebleeds in such situations in healthy infants could only be caused by inflicted trauma, the panel heard.
My realization about the evils of nicotine came one summer day in 1985 when I developed a nosebleed that just wouldn't stop.
IT was invented to help elderly nosebleed sufferers in Liverpool's casualty wards.
On a recent night, a group of us had just vacated $25 nosebleed seats at Staples Center and made our way outside when my friend "Karen" informed us, "That's my brother behind you.
Colds and allergies can cause swelling and irritation inside the nose, which can lead to a nosebleed.
Nosebleeds are common, 60% of all people will experience a nosebleed at some time in their lives.
Way up in the nosebleed section, frontmen Luke and Matt pitch a few words to the mag they grew up on.
Huntley, who was convicted of killing 10-year-olds Jessica and Holly Wells last December, told the Old Bailey that Holly had suffered a nosebleed and drowned in the bath, and that he killed Jessica as he tried to silence her.