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siphon

variants: also syphon

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1 to remove (liquid) gradually or completely

  • I let the stranded motorist siphon some of my gas so he could be on his way
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2 to cause to move to a central point or along a restricted pathway

  • investigators discovered that the so-called charitable organization was siphoning funds for personal use
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