Definitions For Draining


  • Having a debilitating effect


  • To remove (liquid) from something by letting it flow away or out
  • To become empty of a liquid
  • To flow into, away from, or out of something


  • Something (such as a pipe) that is used for removing a liquid from a place or container
  • Something that uses a lot of time, money, etc.

Is Draining a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Draining is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Draining in a Sentence

  • Drain the canned tomatoes before adding them to the pot.
  • The swamp has been drained.
  • I was waiting for the bathtub to drain.
  • The drain in the bathtub is blocked.

Synonyms for Draining

Antonyms for Draining

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