drain (sth) away Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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drain (sth) away

phrasal verb with drain uk   us   /dreɪn/ verb
If ​energy, ​colour, ​excitement, etc. ​drains away, it ​disappearscompletely, and if something ​drains it away, it ​completelyremoves it: Stretching out her ​tiredlimbs, she ​felt the tensions of the ​daydrain away.
(Definition of drain (sth) away from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “drain (sth) away”
in Chinese (Simplified) (使)彻底消失, (使)流失…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使)徹底消失, (使)流失…
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