Die Übersetzung von "drain" - Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian


verb /drein/

to clear (land) of water by the use of ditches and pipes

sedut keluar
There are plans to drain the marsh.

(of water) to run away

The water drained away/off into the ditch.

to pour off the water etc from or allow the water etc to run off from

mengalir keluar
Would you drain the vegetables?
He drained the petrol tank
The blood drained from her face.

to drink everything contained in

He drained his glass.

to use up completely (the money, strength etc of)

The effort drained all his energy.
drainage /-nidʒ/ noun

the process, method or system of carrying away extra water

This plant needs drainage if planted in a pot.
draining board noun

(British ) the area at the side of a sink grooved and sloping to allow water from dishes to drain away; drainboard(American).

lubang pada sink
I left the plates on the draining board to dry.
drainpipe noun

a pipe which carries water from the roof of a building to the ground

paip talang
a blocked drainpipe.
down the drain


We had to scrap everything and start again – six months’ work down the drain!

(Die Übersetzung von "drain" von PASSWORT Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian © 2015 K Dictionaries Ltd)