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We found 53 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word drain:
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General dictionaries General (32 matching dictionaries)
  1. drain: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. drain, drain: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. drain: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. drain: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. drain: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. drain, drain: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Drain, drain: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. drain: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Drain: InfoVisual Visual Dictionary [home, info]
  10. Drain: Wiktionary [home, info]
  11. drain: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  12. drain: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. drain: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. drain: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. drain (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. Drain, drain: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. drain: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. drain: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  19. Drain (band), Drain (plumbing), Drain (surgery), Drain: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  20. Drain: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  21. drain: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  22. drain: Rhymezone [home, info]
  23. drain: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  24. drain: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  25. drain: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  26. drain: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  27. drain: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  28. Drain, drain: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  29. drain: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  30. drain: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. drain: Epicurus.com Spanish Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Drain: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  2. DRAIN: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  3. drain: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. drain: Free On-line Dictionary of Computing [home, info]
  2. drain: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. Drain: MedTerms.com Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  2. drain: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. drain: Dictionary of Cancer Terms [home, info]
  4. drain: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  5. Drain: Drug Medical Dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Drain: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  2. drain: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Drain, drain: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (1 matching dictionary)
  1. drain: Golfer's Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. Drain: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. drain: Glossary of Meteorology [home, info]
  3. drain: Canadian Soil Information System [home, info]
  4. DRAIN: Lake and Water Word Glossary [home, info]
  5. DRAIN: Pool Glossary [home, info]
  6. Drain: Sweetwater Music [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (drain)

noun:  emptying accomplished by draining
noun:  a gradual depletion of energy or resources ("A drain on resources")
noun:  a pipe through which liquid is carried away
noun:  tube inserted into a body cavity (as during surgery) to remove unwanted material
verb:  flow off gradually ("The rain water drains into this big vat")
verb:  empty of liquid; drain the liquid from ("We drained the oil tank")
verb:  deplete of resources ("The exercise class drains me of energy")
verb:  make weak ("Life in the camp drained him")
name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 50000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #5166)

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Phrases that include drain:   drain basket, drain the cup, sump drain, goes down the drain, gone down the drain, more...

Words similar to drain:   sap, debilitate, drainage, drained, drainer, draining, drainpipe, enfeeble, sewer, flow away, flow off, run out, waste pipe, more...


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