drain - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate drain

drain is hyphenated as drain

How to pronounce drain

drain is pronounced dr āɪn

Number of syllables in drain

The number of syllables in drain is 1

What part of speech in drain?

drain can be a transitive verb or a noun or an intransitive verb

How common in the word drain?

drain is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does drain convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'drain'

away, bean, blood, cup, face, glass, last, life, off, paper, pasta, place, towel, water, well

Common collocations before 'drain'

add, after, blood, can, color, down, face, felt, life, like, look, seem, time, water, will

Words with similar spelling to drain

brain, drail, drawn, durain, grain, rain, train

Synonyms of 'drain'

abate, ablate, ablation, abrade, abridge, absorb, absorption, abuse, achromatize, acquire, air-dry, assimilate, assimilation, attrition, bake, bankrupt, bate, bereave, blackmail, blanch, bleach, bleed, blot, blow, blow out, bog, broach, Brush, bugger, burn, call, cesspool, channel, claim, clasp, claw, clean out, clear, clear away, clear off, clear out, clench, clinch, cloaca, clutch, conduit, consume, consumption, contribution, cripple, culvert, cure, curtail, cut off, debilitate, decant, decolor, decolorize, decrease, decrement, deduct, defecate, defluxion, dehumidify, dehydrate, demand, denude, deplete, deplume, depreciate, depreciation, depress, deprive, derogate, desiccate, despoil, detract, digest, digestion, dim, diminish, disable, disbursement, discharge, discolor, disenable, disentitle, disparage, displume, dissipate, dissipation, ditch, divest, draft, drag, drainage, draw, draw off, drench, drip, dry, dull, dump, duty, eat, ebb, effluence, efflux, effusion, eliminate, embrace, empty, enfeeble, ennui, erode, erosion, etiolate, evacuate, evaporate, evaporation, exaction, exhalation, exhaust, exhaustion, expend, expenditure, exploit, exsiccate, extortion, extract, fade, fatigue, finish, fire, flay, fleece, flow, fume, get, gobble, gone, grab, grapple, grasp, grip, gripe, gush, gutter, hamstring, hug, ill-use, impair, imposition, impost, impoverish, inactivate, incapacitate, indent, ingest, ingestion, insolate, jade, jet, kennel, kibosh, kiln, lame, leach, leakage, leave, lessen, let, let out, levy, loot, lost, maim, manipulate, marsh, milk, mine, mire, misuse, mummify, nail, nip, notice, ooze, oppress, order, outfall, outflow, outgo, outlet, outpour, outpouring, pale, pall, palm, parch, partake, peroxide, phlebotomize, pillage, pipe, pipette, piscina, pluck, pocket, possess, pour, pump, purge, purify, put, quaff, quagmire, queer, receive, reduce, reduction, refine, remove, requirement, requisition, retrench, rub, runoff, run out, rush, sabotage, sap, scorch, scupper, sear, seep, seize, septic tank, sewer, shear, shorten, shrink, shrinkage, shrivel, sink, siphon, skin, sluice, smoke, snatch, sough, spend, spike, sponge, spout, spurt, squander, steal, strain, strip, stroke, subduct, subtract, suck, sump, sun, surge, swab, swallow, swamp, swill, take, tap, tarnish, tax, thin, tire, tone down, torrefy, towel, trench, tribute, trickle, ultimatum, unclog, unfit, vent, void, warning, wastage, waste, watercourse, weaken, wear, weary, wear down, Weed, weigh, well, whiten, wing, wipe, withdraw, withdrawal, wither, wizen, wreck, use

List of anagrams of drain

Ardin, dinar, Drina, Indra, nadir, Andri, Darin, Randi, ranid

Common Verb Collocations of drain

allow, be, become, begin, can, connect, constitute, continue, dig, do, feel, flow, flush, go, have, insert, lead, leave, let, make, may, place, pour, prove, provide, put, run, should, will, use

Common Conjunction Collocations of drain

and, but, either, nor, or, Nor

Lists containing drain

Common collocations of 'color'
Common collocations before 'energy'
Common collocations of 'energy'
Common collocations of 'cooking'
Common collocations of 'liquid'
Common collocations of 'juice'
Common collocations before 'towel'
Common collocations of 'towel'
Common collocations of 'shallow'
Common collocations of 'garlic'
Common collocations before 'mug'
Common collocations of 'mug'
Common collocations of 'tablespoon'
Common collocations of 'fluid'
Common collocations of 'bacon'
Common collocations of 'battery'
Common collocations of 'reserve'
Common collocations of 'ale'
Common collocations before 'pasta'
Common collocations of 'pasta'
Common collocations of 'chip'
Common collocations before 'pat'
Common collocations of 'pat'
Common collocations of 'finely'
Common collocations before 'excess'
Common collocations of 'excess'
Common collocations of 'shrimp'
Common collocations before 'chop'
Common collocations of 'chop'
Common collocations before 'bean'
Common collocations of 'bean'
Common collocations before 'pint'
Common collocations of 'pint'
Common collocations before 'canned'
Common collocations of 'canned'
Common collocations of 'plunge'
Common collocations of 'triple'
Common collocations before 'gulp'
Common collocations of 'gulp'
Common collocations of 'parsley'
Common collocations of 'grains'
Common collocations of 'gutter'
Common collocations before 'kidney'
Common collocations of 'kidney'
Common collocations before 'tuna'
Common collocations of 'tuna'
Common collocations of 'goblet'
Common collocations of 'thickness'
Common collocations of 'processor'
Common collocations before 'rinse'
Common collocations of 'rinse'
Common collocations of 'frosty'
Common collocations before 'populace'
Common collocations of 'populace'
Common collocations of 'pea'
Common collocations before 'Brussels'
Common collocations of 'Brussels'
Common collocations of 'monumental'
Dale Chall Words
Words with similar spelling to brain
Words with similar spelling to drail
Words with similar spelling to drawn
Words with similar spelling to durain
Words with similar spelling to grain
Words with similar spelling to rain
Words with similar spelling to train
Synonyms of 'abate'
Synonyms of 'ablate'
Synonyms of 'ablation'
Synonyms of 'abrade'
Synonyms of 'abridge'
Synonyms of 'absorb'
Synonyms of 'absorption'
Synonyms of 'abuse'
Synonyms of 'assimilate'
Synonyms of 'assimilation'
Synonyms of 'attrition'
Synonyms of 'bake'
Synonyms of 'bankrupt'
Synonyms of 'bate'
Synonyms of 'bereave'
Synonyms of 'blackmail'
Synonyms of 'blanch'
Synonyms of 'bleach'
Synonyms of 'bleed white'
Synonyms of 'bleed'
Synonyms of 'blot'
Synonyms of 'blow'
Synonyms of 'bog'
Synonyms of 'broach'
Synonyms of 'Brush'
Synonyms of 'bugger'
Synonyms of 'burn'
Synonyms of 'call'
Synonyms of 'castrate'
Synonyms of 'cesspool'
Synonyms of 'claim'
Synonyms of 'clear away'
Synonyms of 'clear'
Synonyms of 'consume'
Synonyms of 'consumption'
Synonyms of 'contribution'
Synonyms of 'cripple'
Synonyms of 'cure'
Synonyms of 'debilitate'
Synonyms of 'decant'
Synonyms of 'decrease'
Synonyms of 'decrement'
Synonyms of 'deduct'
Synonyms of 'defecate'
Synonyms of 'defluxion'
Synonyms of 'dehumidify'
Synonyms of 'dehydrate'
Synonyms of 'denude'
Synonyms of 'deplete'
Synonyms of 'deplume'
Synonyms of 'depreciate'
Synonyms of 'depreciation'
Synonyms of 'deprive'
Synonyms of 'desiccate'
Synonyms of 'despoil'
Synonyms of 'detract'
Synonyms of 'digest'
Synonyms of 'digestion'
Synonyms of 'dim'
Synonyms of 'diminish'
Synonyms of 'disable'
Synonyms of 'disburden'
Synonyms of 'discharge'
Synonyms of 'discolor'
Synonyms of 'disparage'
Synonyms of 'dissipate'
Synonyms of 'dissipation'
Synonyms of 'divest'
Synonyms of 'draft'
Synonyms of 'drag'
Synonyms of 'drainage'
Synonyms of 'draught'
Synonyms of 'draughtsman'
Synonyms of 'draughty'
Synonyms of 'draw'
Synonyms of 'drench'
Synonyms of 'drink'
Synonyms of 'dry'
Synonyms of 'dull'
Synonyms of 'dump'
Synonyms of 'duty'
Synonyms of 'eat'
Synonyms of 'eliminate'
Synonyms of 'empty'
Synonyms of 'enervate'
Synonyms of 'enfeeble'
Synonyms of 'erode'
Synonyms of 'erosion'
Synonyms of 'escape'
Synonyms of 'evacuate'
Synonyms of 'evaporate'
Synonyms of 'evaporation'
Synonyms of 'exaction'
Synonyms of 'exhaust'
Synonyms of 'exhaustion'
Synonyms of 'expend'
Synonyms of 'expenditure'
Synonyms of 'exploit'
Synonyms of 'express'
Synonyms of 'extortion'
Synonyms of 'extract'
Synonyms of 'fade'
Synonyms of 'fail'
Synonyms of 'fatigue'
Synonyms of 'filter'
Synonyms of 'finish'
Synonyms of 'fire'
Synonyms of 'flay'
Synonyms of 'fleece'
Synonyms of 'flow'
List of anagrams of Randi
List of anagrams of Drina
List of anagrams of Indra
List of anagrams of nadir
List of anagrams of Darin
List of anagrams of dinar
Common Noun Collocations of brain
Common Noun Collocations of bathtub
Common Verb Collocations of beans
Common Verb Collocations of basin
Common Verb Collocations of bamboo
Common Verb Collocations of browned
Common Verb Collocations of bumper
Common Verb Collocations of bladder
Common Verb Collocations of buttermilk
Common Noun Collocations of chop
Common Verb Collocations of color
Common Verb Collocations of clearing
Common Verb Collocations of chopped
Common Verb Collocations of cooked
Common Verb Collocations of crushed
Common Verb Collocations of crisp
Common Verb Collocations of cans
Common Verb Collocations of chunks
Common Verb Collocations of chop
Common Verb Collocations of canned
Common Verb Collocations of crumbled
Common Verb Collocations of clove
Common Verb Collocations of crab
Common Verb Collocations of cockpit
Common Noun Collocations of ditches
Common Verb Collocations of dug
Common Verb Collocations of dearest
Common Verb Collocations of diced
Common Verb Collocations of dregs
Common Verb Collocations of ditches
Common Verb Collocations of exhausted
Common Verb Collocations of excess
Common Verb Collocations of emotionally
Common Verb Collocations of exhausting
Common Verb Collocations of emptying
Common Verb Collocations of enclosing
Common Noun Collocations of fences
Common Verb Collocations of feeders
Common Verb Collocations of flushing
Common Verb Collocations of fillets
Common Verb Collocations of forested
Common Verb Collocations of fenced
Common Verb Collocations of fencing
Common Verb Collocations of fevered
Common Adjective Collocations of fertile
Common Noun Collocations of gate
Common Noun Collocations of gutter
Common Noun Collocations of gauze
Common Noun Collocations of gurgling
Common Noun Collocations of gurgled
Common Noun Collocations of gutters
Common Noun Collocations of gurgle
Common Verb Collocations of glass
Common Verb Collocations of glasses
Common Verb Collocations of goblet
Common Verb Collocations of gulp
Common Verb Collocations of gauze
Common Verb Collocations of goblets
Common Verb Collocations of gulps
Common Adjective Collocations of gritty
Common Adjective Collocations of gravelly
Common Adjective Collocations of hillsides
Common Noun Collocations of impossibly
Common Verb Collocations of inferior
Common Verb Collocations of irrigation
Common Verb Collocations of incision
Common Verb Collocations of inundated
Common Verb Collocations of jugs
Common Verb Collocations of jugular
Common Verb Collocations of junctions
Common Verb Collocations of kidney
Common Verb Collocations of kernel
Common Verb Collocations of lake
Common Verb Collocations of leaked
Common Verb Collocations of lakes
Common Verb Collocations of logged
Common Verb Collocations of lanced
Common Verb Collocations of leased
Common Verb Collocations of lentils
Common Verb Collocations of leveling
Common Verb Collocations of lifeblood
Common Verb Collocations of loam
Common Verb Collocations of lymph
Common Verb Collocations of leached
Common Verb Collocations of loch
Common Adjective Collocations of loam
Common Noun Collocations of mash
Common Verb Collocations of moist
Common Verb Collocations of mug
Common Verb Collocations of mushrooms
Common Verb Collocations of minced
Common Verb Collocations of mashed
Common Verb Collocations of marsh
Common Verb Collocations of marshes
Common Verb Collocations of moderately
Common Verb Collocations of mash
Common Verb Collocations of marshy
Common Verb Collocations of noodles
Common Verb Collocations of nodes
Common Verb Collocations of ounce
Common Verb Collocations of olives
Common Verb Collocations of oranges
Common Noun Collocations of pipe
Common Noun Collocations of purse
Common Noun Collocations of pipes
Common Noun Collocations of pat
Common Noun Collocations of plug
Common Verb Collocations of packed
Common Verb Collocations of patted
Common Verb Collocations of pond
Common Verb Collocations of pasta
Common Verb Collocations of portal
Common Verb Collocations of poorly
Common Verb Collocations of pat
Common Verb Collocations of puddle
Common Verb Collocations of peppers
Common Verb Collocations of paved
Common Verb Collocations of pineapple
Common Verb Collocations of paving
Common Verb Collocations of pungent
Common Verb Collocations of pitted
Common Adjective Collocations of pineapple
Common Verb Collocations of quartered
Common Verb Collocations of rivers
Common Verb Collocations of rinsed
Common Verb Collocations of refilled
Common Verb Collocations of rinse
Common Verb Collocations of refill
Common Adjective Collocations of rinsed
Common Verb Collocations of soaked
Common Verb Collocations of sliced
Common Verb Collocations of spoon
Common Verb Collocations of swamp
Common Verb Collocations of shredded
Common Verb Collocations of sandy
Common Adjective Collocations of soil
Common Adjective Collocations of sunny
Common Adjective Collocations of sandy
Common Noun Collocations of towels
Common Noun Collocations of tile
Common Noun Collocations of treasury
Common Verb Collocations of tablespoons
Common Verb Collocations of tablespoon
Common Verb Collocations of tomatoes
Common Verb Collocations of towels
Common Verb Collocations of tile
Common Verb Collocations of tofu
Common Verb Collocations of tuna
Common Verb Collocations of thawed
Common Noun Collocations of untraceable
Common Noun Collocations of urinal
Common Noun Collocations of urinals
Common Verb Collocations of upside
Common Verb Collocations of uncooked
Common Adjective Collocations of uplands
Common Adjective Collocations of upland