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distill

verb
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distil

Synonyms and Antonyms of distill

  1. 1 to fall or let fall in or as if in drops the basement walls distill water every time it rains heavily Synonyms of distill drip (also distil), dribble, drop, trickleWords Related to distill drizzle, sprinkle; flow, pour, roll, run, stream; cascade, gutter, riffle, ripple; bleed, exude, ooze, seep, weep; dischargeNear Antonyms of distill gush, spout, spurt

  2. 2 to remove usually visible impurities from distill the water before pouring it in the steam iron Synonyms of distill clear, clarify (also distil), filter, fine, garble, purifyWords Related to distill process, rectify, refine; clean, cleanse, decontaminate, elutriate, purge, wash; extract, leach; bolt, screen, sieve, sift; disinfect, sanitizeNear Antonyms of distill cloud, dull, muddy; contaminate, dirty, soil; defile, pollute, taint; begrime, besmirch, foul, sully



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