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Another word for drain

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Verb
  1. To remove (a liquid) by a steady, gradual process

      1. To strike gently with a light blow or blows:
      2. To give a light rap with:
      3. To produce with a succession of light blows:
      1. A machine or device for raising, compressing, or transferring fluids.
      2. A molecular mechanism for the active transport of ions or molecules across a cell membrane.
      3. Electromagnetic radiation used to raise atoms or molecules to a higher energy level.
      1. A means of evasion or avoidance.
      1. To cause to move after or toward one by applying continuous force; drag:
      2. To cause to move in a given direction or to a given position, as by leading:
      3. To move or pull so as to cover or uncover something:
    See also:

    increase

  2. To grow or cause to grow gradually less

    See also:

    increase

  3. To lessen or weaken severely, as by removing something essential

  4. To use all of

    See also:

    increase

  5. To diminish the strength and energy of

    See also:

    tired

Noun
  1. The act or process of decreasing

    See also:

    increase

Another word for drain

Noun
  1. A pipe or conduit

      1. An artificial, usually underground conduit for carrying off sewage or rainwater.
      1. The bed of a stream or river.
      2. The deeper part of a river or harbor, especially a deep navigable passage.
      3. A broad strait, especially one that connects two seas.
      1. An often enclosed passage or channel for conveying a substance, especially a liquid or gas.
      2. A tubular bodily canal or passage, especially one for carrying a glandular secretion:
      3. A tube or pipe for enclosing electrical cables or wires.
  2. A gradual reduction

Verb
  1. To withdraw fluid

    See also:

    empty

  2. To withdraw strength

  3. To seep away

    See also:

    flow

  4. To empty

    See also:

    empty

Idioms:

    down-the-drain