EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DRAINING

So enthusiastic was he that it was all I could do to prevent him from draining a second one.

He has spoken of it as an ulcer that is draining the Empire of its resources.

Still supporting the limp, draining body, the young man called to him.

Have n't they digging and draining, and whatever it is, to do of their own?

And yet the cup has not passed—we have been draining it to the very dregs!

The ground-water level will then be altered as shown by the broken line in the draining.

The draining of a well so limpid was the easiest thing in the world.

He worked swiftly, gently, to stop the bleeding that had been draining her life away.

"Yea, I do not gainsay that," said the miller, draining his pewter flagon.

Bob drank it without a word, draining the glass of every drop.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR DRAINING

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