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drained

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

depleted in strength, energy, or freshness
  • we were completely drained after shoveling snow all afternoon

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drained

verb
past tense of drain

Synonyms & Antonyms of drained (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to remove (liquid) gradually or completely
  • we drained the water from the tank before cleaning it

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3 to use up all the physical energy of
  • the long hike drained us

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“Drained.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/drained. Accessed 27 Sep. 2022.

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