hemorrhage

The Correct spelling is: hemorrhage

Common misspellings of the word hemorrhage are:

How do you spell hemorrhage?. It is not hemmorhage

  • n.
    1. Excessive discharge of blood from the blood vessels; profuse bleeding.
    2. A copious loss of something valuable: a hemorrhage of corporate earnings.

    v., -rhaged, -rhag·ing, -rhag·es.

    v.intr.
    1. To bleed copiously.
    2. To undergo a rapid and sudden loss: a gubernatorial candidate whose popularity hemorrhaged after a disastrous debate.
    v.tr.

    To lose (something valuable) rapidly and in quantity: The company was hemorrhaging capital when it was bought by another firm.

    [From obsolete hemoragie, emorogie, from Middle English emorogie, from Old French emoragie, from Latin haemorrhagia, from Greek haimorrhagiā : haimo-, hemo- + -rrhagiā, -rrhagia.]

    hemorrhagic hem'or·rhag'ic (hĕm'ə-răj'ĭk) adj.


  • Home | Sitemap
    © 2014 - 70846 Visits