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 Dictionary entry overview: What does drained mean? 

DRAINED (adjective)
  The adjective DRAINED has 3 senses:

1. emptied or exhausted of (as by drawing off e.g. water or other liquid)
2. very tired
3. drained of electric charge; discharged

  Familiarity information: DRAINED used as an adjective is uncommon.

 Dictionary entry details 

DRAINED (adjective)

Sense 1drained [BACK TO TOP]


Emptied or exhausted of (as by drawing off e.g. water or other liquid)

Context examples:

a drained marsh / a drained tank / a drained and apathetic old man...not caring any longer about anything


empty (emptied of emotion)

exhausted (drained physically)


undrained (not drained)

Sense 2drained [BACK TO TOP]


Very tired


knackered; drained


tired (depleted of strength or energy)

Domain region:

Britain; GB; Great Britain; U.K.; UK; United Kingdom; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland)

Sense 3drained [BACK TO TOP]


Drained of electric charge; discharged


drained; dead

Context examples:

a dead battery / left the lights on and came back to find the battery drained


uncharged (of a particle or body or system; having no charge)

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