Keeping in mind the definition of “drain” as a verb meaning “to cause liquid to run out of something by making holes or openings in it
” possible synonyms for “drain” could include “empty
” or “exhaust.”
Old English Synonyms
A drain is a device for carrying away waste water or other liquid from a place.
The word ‘drain’ can mean either a pipe or channel through which water or other liquid is emptied away, or the process of emptying liquid in this way.
The water drained from the tub.
I need to unclog the drain.
She felt emotionally drained after the argument.
He was drained after working all day.
The sink was full of dirty dishes and the drain was clogged.