bleed

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Synonyms for bleed

Synonyms for bleed

to flow or leak out or emit something slowly

Synonyms for bleed

lose blood from one's body

get or extort (money or other possessions) from someone

drain of liquid or steam

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They say that reports they will bleed dry the welfare system once EU restrictions are lifted are both exaggerated and offensive.
Will Microsoft truly produce a high-volume mass market product and bleed dry current Windows 8 partners?
Alas, opportunism, ignorance and conspiracies cooked up by the lackeys of the former regime are in cahoots to bleed dry a revolution, which has taken the world by storm.
The Society of Actuaries said falling birth rates and increasing life expectancy would bleed dry the state's old age welfare fund by 2050.