Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A nasal hemorrhage; bleeding from the nose.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A haemorrhage from the nose.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A bleeding at the nose.
  • n. The yarrow. See Yarrow.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A hemorrhage or bleeding at the nose; epistaxis.
  • n. The common yarrow or milfoil.
  • n. The American birthroot or wake-robiu, Trillium erectum.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. bleeding from the nose

Etymologies

From nose +‎ bleed. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Up in nosebleed Section 420 — two rows from the top of the stadium — Kyrie Henderson, 25, jumped up and down.

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  • Ralph from Colorado wrote to ask where the guy with the nosebleed is in Veronese's Feast at the House of Levi.

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  • Oh and I also had other readings in Middle English which were painful to read so I could relate with what could be called nosebleed moments.

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  • Except that the nosebleed was a lot heavier than usual.

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  • Tickets, he said, were as low as $28 for what the commoners may refer to as the nosebleed seats.

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  • Twice in a day, she had a nosebleed, which is very unusual, but it was minor.

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  • Just wanted to note, though, that during the "nosebleed" scene, the boys are wearing swimsuits, too.

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  • We decided to go for the cheapest tix ... the $9 seats in the 500 level the "nosebleed" section.

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  • The tix were in the "nosebleed" section 500 level seats ... but free tix are free tix!

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  • And $5.99 is a heck of a lot cheaper than even the "nosebleed" seats at a N.Y. Yankees game.

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