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Drain

Pronunciation of Drain
/dɹˈe͡ɪn/, /dɹˈe‍ɪn/, /d_ɹ_ˈeɪ_n/

Antonyms for drain:

energize, invigorate, vitalize.

Synonyms for drain:

Sense 1

drink down, red-faced, stethoscope, electroencephalograph, ligature, flushed, heart-lung machine, Diminishment, puffer, stent, gutter, defibrillator, color up, flotation tank, respirator, operating table, filter, suture, inhaler, tire out, peter, oxygen mask, eyedropper, lamp, draw off, scalpel, EpiPen, prosthesis, blush, electrocardiogram, imbibe, scrubs, drink up, electrocardiograph, stomach pump, pacemaker, ecg, catheter, oxygen tent, electroencephalogram, laser, cutback.

Sense 2

diminution, lancet, redden, implant, stirrup, slowdown, finish off, pump, eeg, iv, abatement, ebb, curtailment, reduction, tire, forceps, incubator, life-support system, overtax, ekg, suction, grommet, syringe, ventilator, aspirate, pessary, eat, consume, knife, sink, hypodermic.

Sense 3

rebate, impoverish, wear, spend, shunt, waste, bleed, drip, squeeze, quench.

Sense 4

monitor, expend, tap out, scanner, needle, pale.

Sense 5

drink, wipe out, flame, pin, balloon, stitch, finish, probe.

Sense 6

glow, draw, flush, express.

Sense 8

color, plate, take out.

Sense 16

burn.

arow

line.

consume

expend.

decrease

taper, peter.

diminish

recede.

ditch

trench.

dry

dehumidify.

dump

jettison, deep-six.

lessen

de-escalate.

peter out

peter out, give out.

pipe

conduit.

spout

gargoyle.

strain

leach.

tap

faucet.

use up

consume.

waste

waste.

Sense 1 (noun)

conduit.

Sense 2 (noun)

waste.

Sense 4 (noun)

draw off, aspirate, ebb, express, peter, let up, rebate.

Sense 5 (noun)

ecg, defibrillator, impoverish, ekg, eeg, electrocardiograph, balloon, catheter, electrocardiogram, drip.

Sense 7 (noun)

tire, wear, wear out.

Sense 9 (noun)

overtax, finish off.

Sense 10 (noun)

quench, drink, imbibe, drink up.

act (noun)

drainage.

channel through which liquid runs off (noun)

trench, conduit, sink, outlet.

departures (noun)

vacation, pullout.

drain (noun)

drainage, waste pipe, enfeeble, flow away, debilitate, run out, drainpipe, flow off.

exit (noun)

drainage, runoff, egress, exodus, departure, outlet, efflux, outcome.

line (noun)

line.

decrease (verb)

compact, recede, deflate, diminish, contract, subside, decrease, deplete, erode, deduct, truncate, abbreviate, lessen, shorten, dwindle, lower, die down, abridge, shrink, compress, concentrate, abate, decrement.

diminish (verb)

minimize, condense, lighten, bob, shave, trim, weed, reduce, nip, downgrade, prune, taper, pare.

dry (verb)

evaporate, catheterize, wipe, stanch, mop, empty, dehydrate, wither, swab, vaporize, blot, parch, desiccate, wring out, suck dry, pump out, dry, dehumidify.

enervate (verb)

dissipate, debilitate, tap, sap, enervate, fatigue.

exit (verb)

exit, depart, issue, outflow, outgo, spout, run off.

motion (verb)

run out.

reject (verb)

chop, bar, junk, lop, eliminate, disclaim, evacuate, blackball, emit, erupt, deny, check, shear, exhaust, exclude, secrete, eject, excise, disgorge, seep, discharge, scrap, belch, disallow, clip, oppugn, reject, blacklist, cut, excrete, vent, curtail, snip, spew, cull, abandon, vomit, discard, disapprove, deep-six, exude, shed, crop, jilt, jettison, trash.

remove liquid; remove supply (verb)

dissipate, deplete, dry, lessen, reduce, decrease, abate, draw off, empty, pump, diminish, pump out, debilitate, bleed, sap, consume, impoverish, drink up, fatigue, evacuate, tap, catheterize, wear, suck dry, spend, waste, exhaust, expend, finish, tire out.

seep, discharge liquid (verb)

taper off, dwindle, run off, exude.

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