HyperDic: drainage

English > 1 sense of the word drainage:
NOUNactdrainage, drainemptying something accomplished by allowing liquid to run out of it
drainage > pronunciation
Soundsdrey'nahjh; drey'nihjh
Rhymesacreage ... wreckage: 85 rhymes with ahjh...
abridge ... yardage: 133 rhymes with ihjh...
English > drainage: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningEmptying something accomplished by allowing liquid to run out of it.
Synonymdrain
Broaderemptying, voidance, evacuationThe act of removing the contents of something
Spanishdesagüe, drenaje
Catalandesguàs, drenatge
Verbsdrainempty of liquid / liquid
drainflow off gradually

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