What does the word bleed mean?

Usage examples for bleed

  1. One or other of these will I achieve, or bleed the best blood of my body." – The Blue Flower, and Others by Henry van Dyke
  2. " Then, if you saw me wretched, and degraded in my own eyes, your heart would bleed for your poor niece- too late. – Love Me Little, Love Me Long by Charles Reade Edition: 10 Language: English
  3. Ambitious heart, heart of stone, suffer and bleed, my cousin. – Flemish Legends by Charles de Coster