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If I feel like I've completely drained every ounce of energy out of me for this song, and I can't go any further with it, then I stop, even if the song is unfinished. Most of the time, when it's finished, it's because I've used every ounce of me to write it.
Ella Henderson

Meaning of "drained" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF DRAINED

drained  [dreɪnd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DRAINED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Drained is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES DRAINED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

O Cheiro do Ralo

O Cheiro do Ralo is a 2006 Brazilian film based on a novel by Lourenço Mutarelli. It is directed by Heitor Dhalia, and stars Selton Mello. The film was produced by Geração Conteúdo, Primo Filmes & RT Features.

Definition of drained in the English dictionary

The definition of drained in the dictionary is worn out; exhausted.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DRAINED


close-grained
ˌkləʊsˈɡreɪnd
constrained
kənˈstreɪnd
engrained
ɪnˈɡreɪnd
fatbrained
ˈfætˌbreɪnd
hairbrained
ˈhɛəˌbreɪnd
harebrained
ˈhɛəˌbreɪnd
house-trained
ˈhaʊstreɪnd
ingrained
ɪnˈɡreɪnd
lamebrained
ˈleɪmbreɪnd
overstrained
ˌəʊvəˈstreɪnd
restrained
rɪˈstreɪnd
scatterbrained
ˈskætəˌbreɪnd
sprained
spreɪnd
strained
streɪnd
trained
treɪnd
unconstrained
ˌʌnkənˈstreɪnd
undrained
ʌnˈdreɪnd
unrestrained
ˌʌnrɪˈstreɪnd
unstrained
ʌnˈstreɪnd
untrained
ʌnˈtreɪnd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DRAINED

drain
drain rod
drainable
drainage
drainage area
drainage basin
drainage channel
drainage ditch
drainage holes
drainage tube
drainboard
drainer
draining
draining board
draining spoon
drainlayer
drainpipe
drainpipe trousers
drainpipes
draisine

WORDS THAT END LIKE DRAINED

bird-brained
bloodstained
coarse-grained
combined
contained
curtained
fine-grained
foreordained
highly trained
pained
preordained
self-contained
stained
state-maintained
sustained
sweat-stained
tear-stained
unexplained
unmaintained
unstained
well-trained

Synonyms and antonyms of drained in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «DRAINED»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «drained» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of drained

Translation of «drained» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DRAINED

Find out the translation of drained to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of drained from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «drained» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

倒掉
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

drenado
570 millions of speakers

English

drained
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सूखा
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

استنزفت
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

осушенных
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

drenado
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আপীত
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

drainé
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Dikeringkan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

abgelassen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

排水
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

배수
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Lemes
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

thoát nước
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வடிகட்டிய
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

निचरा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

tükenmiş
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

drenato
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

osuszony
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

осушених
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

drenate
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

στραγγισμένο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

gedreineer
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

avrunna
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

drenert
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of drained

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DRAINED»

The term «drained» is very widely used and occupies the 20.739 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DRAINED» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about drained

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10 QUOTES WITH «DRAINED»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word drained.
1
Robert T. Bakker
Stegosaurus was common only on well drained, dry soil.
2
John Bonham
I hate it when people slag us off. We had done three tours during 1970 and we finished off feeling we had just about had enough. We had done so much in that short space of time, we were drained.
3
Mika Brzezinski
The needs of babies and toddlers were constant and drained the life out my sense of self and my family's relationship with each other.
4
Arthur Conan Doyle
London, that great cesspool into which all the loungers and idlers of the Empire are irresistibly drained.
5
Ella Henderson
If I feel like I've completely drained every ounce of energy out of me for this song, and I can't go any further with it, then I stop, even if the song is unfinished. Most of the time, when it's finished, it's because I've used every ounce of me to write it.
6
Chuck Mangione
The hiatus you spoke about happened in 1998. I was somewhat numb from being out on the road every night. I had to stop because I was emotionally and physically drained.
7
Roger Maris
Every day I went to the ballpark in Yankee Stadium as well as on the road people were on my back. The last six years in the American League were mental hell for me. I was drained of all my desire to play baseball.
8
David McCallum
Fear, conformity, immorality: these are heavy burdens. They drain us of creative energy. And when we are drained of creative energy, we do not create. We procreate, but we do not create.
9
Jenna Morasca
As caretakers, we feel drained when caring for another, and in order to take care of someone else, we need to take care of ourselves at the same time.
10
Carre Otis
I've learned to surround myself with women who lift me up and leave me feeling nurtured rather than drained.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DRAINED»

Discover the use of drained in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to drained and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Bathtub Is Overflowing But I Feel Drained
Lysa TerKuerst, mother of five and President of the Proverbs 31 Ministries, knows about the bouts of "mommy stress" that come with parenting and managing a home and a life.
Lysa TerKeurst, 2006
2
#01 The Drained Brains Caper
Required to attend summer school after moving to Chicagoland, thirteen-year-old manga-lover Megan Yamamura needs help from twelve-year-old computer genius Raf to escape the maniacal principal's mind-control experiment.
Trina Robbins, 2010
3
Mummies: Dried, Tanned, Sealed, Drained, Frozen, Embalmed, ...
A vividly illustrated tour of some of history's most significant mummy discoveries reveals the science behind mummification and what has been determined about each mummy's life and death.
Christopher Sloan, 2010
4
Water Flow and Chemical Transport in a Subsurface Drained ...
Tile-drainage in the Corn Belt has a great impact on surface water quality, at all scales (field, watershed and drainage basin) especially by increasing nitrate loads in the Mississippi River.
Essam M. El-Naggar, 2007
5
Drained: Stories of People Who Wanted More
We don't like feeling drained. We all want freedom from anxiety and doubt, violence and division. We all want stability and security. Peace. But though so many of us hanker after peace, we generally want an easy peace— on our own terms.
Johann Christoph Arnold, 1999
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Modifications to the Harmonized tariff schedule of the ...
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United States International Trade Commission
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Wetland Indicators: A Guide to Wetland Identification, ...
Excessively drained. 2. Somewhat excessively drained. 3. Well drained. 4. Moderately well drained. 5. Somewhat poorly drained. 6. Poorly drained. 7. Very poorly drained. The latter two types are characteristic of wetlands. Poorly drained soils ...
Ralph W. Tiner, 1999
8
Soil survey
Moderate: flooding or ponding; somewhat poorly drained. Slight - Slight Severe: poorly drained- Severe: poorly drained Severe: poorly drained - Severe: poorly drained Severe: poorly drained Slight Slight Moderate: slope Moderate: somewhat ...
United States. Bureau of Soils, United States. Bureau of Plant Industry, United States. Bureau of Plant Industry, Soils, and Agricultural Engineering, 1975
9
The Day the Great Lakes Drained Away
A rhyming story tells what would happen if everyone continued to borrow water from the Great Lakes without replacing it.
Charles Ferguson Barker, 2005
10
drainage observations in poorly drained soils in the ...
Drainage. observations. in. the. bad. drained. soils,. 1. Introduction. During a period of more than 4 months, groundwater levels were observed in piezometers located in a crossection between two rivers, nl . the Rio Palacios and the Rio ...

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DRAINED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term drained is used in the context of the following news items.
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Drained Lake Jean leaving some near Ricketts Glen State Park …
Two campers walk on what was the lake bed of Lake Jean at Ricketts Glen State Park. The lake was drained earlier this year so it can be ... «Wilkes Barre Times-Leader, Jul 15»
2
Sabathia had knee drained before Wednesday's start
NEW YORK – After bouncing back from a rocky second inning and settling in for his first win in more than a month, Yankees starter CC ... «The Journal News | LoHud.com, Jul 15»
3
Folsom Lake Will be Drained to 120000 Acre-Feet by September
In response to concerns from Sacramento water agencies, the Bureau of Reclamation is easing back drainage rates on Folsom Lake. The State Water ... «KFBK, Jul 15»
4
Folsom Lake now being drained more slowly
However, the reservoir is being drained more slowly for the time being “to provide peace of mind to everybody who's watching this,” said Les ... «Sacramento Bee, Jul 15»
5
Police: Trio drained 60000 gallons of water from Carol Stream fountain
Carol Stream police are searching for three people who they say drained roughly 60,000 gallons of water from the fountain at Ross Ferraro ... «Chicago Daily Herald, Jul 15»
6
Heritage Park fountain being drained for cleaning, repairs
The elaborate fountain at Heritage Park in the Historic District is being drained for cleaning and repairs to its filtration sytem, the city announced ... «Columbus Ledger-Enquirer, Jul 15»
7
Water drained, but clean-up just beginning +video+photos
Excess water at Kowhai Park has now fully drained away but Wanganui District Council workers say it could take months to complete the ... «Wanganui Chronicle, Jul 15»
8
Shotgun found in drained Eau Claire River
SCHOFIELD (MyFoxWasau) – A shotgun found in the Schofield Pond after the Eau Claire River was drained belonged to a duck hunter, ... «MyFox Wausau, Jul 15»
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Part of LaSalle's Black Oak Bayou to be drained
LAKE VILLAGE — The state's plan to partially drain LaSalle Fish and Wildlife Area's Black Oak Bayou has met some resistance from local ... «Newsbug.info, Jul 15»
10
Britain: children 'mentally drained' over exams
Teachers in England are seeing unprecedented levels of school-related anxiety, stress and mental health problems among pupils of all age ... «GhanaWeb, Jul 15»

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