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drain

drain

 
 
pronunciation:
dreIn
parts of speech:
verb, noun
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part of speech: verb
inflections: drained, draining, drains
definition: to remove a liquid from something through a pipe.
You should drain the bathtub after your bath.
similar words:
bleed, draw, pump
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a device, such as a pipe, through which a liquid flows.
The drain in the kitchen sink is clogged.
 
synonyms:
pipe, tube
similar words:
outlet, pump, tap
derivations: drainable (adj.), drainer (n.)
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