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Definition of word Drain
To draw off (a liquid) by a gradual process: drained water from the sink.
To cause liquid to go out from; empty: drained the bathtub; drain the pond.
To draw off the surface water of: The Mississippi River drains a vast area.
To drink all the contents of: drained the cup.
To deplete gradually, especially to the point of complete exhaustion. See Synonyms at deplete.
To fatigue or spend emotionally or physically: The day's events completely drained me of all strength.
To flow off or out: Gasoline drained slowly from the tilted can.
To become empty by the drawing off of liquid: watched the tub slowly drain.
To discharge surface or excess water: The Niagara River drains into Lake Ontario. When flooded, the swamp drains northward.
To become gradually depleted; dwindle: felt his enthusiasm draining.
A pipe or channel by which liquid is drawn off.
Medicine A device, such as a tube, inserted into the opening of a wound or body cavity to facilitate discharge of fluid or purulent material.
The act or process of draining.
A gradual outflow or loss; consumption or depletion: the drain of young talent by emigration.
Something that causes a gradual loss: interruptions that are a drain on my patience.
down the drain To or into the condition of being wasted or lost: All of our best laid plans are down the drain.
Examples of word
Brain drain is still claiming Canadian doctors, but not our doctorals.
She noted that the more typical "brain drain" is to the US, as Canadian professionals leave for greater income potential.
If there is brain drain from a particular country, it can scarcely develop.
That a slip-slide into banality leads to forum brain drain is a sort of Catch-22 given.
The brain drain is not the consequence of some sort of collective despair.
Words related to
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