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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Emptied or exhausted of (as by drawing off e.g. water or other liquid) adj. -Very tired.

Usage examples (40)
  • A drained marsh
  • Verb (used with object) : to drain oil from a crankcase. ,to drain a crankcase. ,to drain the treasury
  • Verb (used without object) : This land drains into the Mississippi
  • Noun : Medical expenses were a major drain on his bank account for more
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