Definisi 'drain'
English to English
noun
1 emptying something accomplished by allowing liquid to run out of it
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2 tube inserted into a body cavity (as during surgery) to remove unwanted material
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3 a pipe through which liquid is carried away
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4 a gradual depletion of energy or resources
Example:
• a drain on resources
• a drain of young talent by emigration
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5 The act of draining, or of drawing off; gradual and continuous outflow or withdrawal; as, the drain of specie from a country.
source: webster1913
verb
6 flow off gradually
Example:
• The rain water drains into this big vat
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7 deplete of resources
Example:
• The exercise class drains me of energy
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8 empty of liquid; drain the liquid from
Example:
• We drained the oil tank
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9 make weak
Example:
• Life in the camp drained him
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10 To draw off by degrees; to cause to flow gradually out or off; hence, to cause the exhaustion of.
source: webster1913
11 To flow gradually; as, the water of low ground drains off.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
run out, debilitation, enervation, enfeeblement, surgery, emptying, evacuation, voidance, depletion, pipage, tube, weaken, empty, drawing, drawing off, brain , culvert, scupper, emaciate,

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