Examples of drainpipe in a Sentence
our drainpipe is always getting clogged with leaves
Recent Examples of drainpipe from the Web
Where is the planetary drainpipe where all that stuff goes?
In his scheme, an array of long vertical tubes, hanging like drainpipes from enormous floating rings, reach down into the cold water.
As a boy who liked to climb drainpipes and jump off things, Scott Kelly had the daredevil courage that would lead him to become an astronaut and spend more than 500 days in space.
There was an unexpected demolition of the old tower’s drainpipe and foundation, which contractors had planned to use for the new facility.
Heaps of pallets, drainpipes, cables and, what’s this? – a decapitated mailbox – get drenched in the rain.
His latest collection, staged in the city's Bois de Boulogne park, was apparently inspired by affluent office dads on their days off, and saw real families clad in hoodies, drainpipe trousers and boxy blazers.
The cause of the sinkhole had not been determined, but a leaky drainpipe under the pavement might be responsible, Wonder said.
The condensate line drains condensation from the overflow pan to the outside or directly into a drainpipe.
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First Known Use of drainpipe
DRAINPIPE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of drainpipe for English Language Learners
: a pipe that carries rainwater from the roof of a building to the ground
: a pipe that carries liquid waste and water away from buildings
DRAINPIPE Defined for Kids
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