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Definition of "drained" []

  • Lacking motivation and energy; very tired; knackered. (adjective)
  • Of a battery, empty of charge; discharged. (adjective)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of drain. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "drained" in a sentence
  • "BUT the expression drained from her face, her heart crumpling as she saw what he held in his hand, at the hard set of his jaw."
  • "The Sierra Nevada range is the backbone of our state and when the snows are shallow our valley rivers suffer as well, water has to be drained from the storage facilities for crops and cities, little is considered for the wildlife."
  • "Supply-side economics ALWAYS slows down the economy because the money is drained from the people that spend money that drive the economy."