bleed to death

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bleed to death

To die due to losing excessive amounts of blood. If we don't get this patient into surgery right away, he is going to bleed to death from internal injuries.
See also: bleed, death

bleed to death

to die from the loss of blood. If something isn't done, he will bleed to death. I cut my finger. I hope I don't bleed to death.
See also: bleed, death
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After grabbing medical kit from the boot, PC Tony Barker began applying pressure directly onto the broken artery, using his knee, to stop him bleeding to death.
However, she was in agony and in danger of bleeding to death and the walls of her uterus were so thin the surgeon could pierce it with his finger.
Emma was found bleeding to death at the Solihull home of Ashley Watson, who had been seeing both women at the same time.
Only surgery could have stopped him from bleeding to death in the field.
She fled the scene barefoot after stabbing the maintenance worker, leaving him bleeding to death on the floor, Manchester Crown Court heard.
Summary: The unknown people who videotaped the shocking images of an Iranian woman bleeding to death in a Tehran street and posted it on the Web were awarded a prestigious U.S.
As he lay bleeding to death, Shakilus, from Deptford, south east London, called out for his mother and cried: "I don't want to die.'' Judge Richard Hawkins told the gang: "You left him to die a lonely death, crying for his mother."
As he lay bleeding to death Shakilus called out for his mother and cried: "I don't want to die."
THE knife attacker of a mum-of-three cradled her as she lay injured and bleeding to death in her living room, a murder trial jury heard.
He had already lost a quarter of his blood and was in danger of bleeding to death.
The 3in pin stayed buried in Matt Robinson's chest - and stopped him bleeding to death.
This is the face of a teenager who stabbed a pensioner and left him bleeding to death. Today the Echo can reveal the identity of the youngster who brutally stabbed 75-year-old widower Charles Allison in the back and then stole his car.
Their gill arches were slit and they were thrown into the next bin, where they twitched and gasped, slowly bleeding to death.
It was like choosing between amputating a leg or just bleeding to death," says Rafael Orduz, president of Empresa de Telecomunicaciones de Bogota (ETB), one of Colombia's largest telecommunications companies.