Example sentences for: drains

How can you use “drains” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The breast incisions were closed without drainage, and all axillae were drained postoperatively by closed vacuum drains (ch-14; Biometrix).

  • But it drains the moral currency from a very real and still unfortunately useful concept in the world of humans.

  • That would have been all, folks, were Louis not a complete schmuck who capriciously drains the kingdom's coffers with foreign wars, starves a lot of smudgy faced extras (who hurl rotten fruit at his guards), and falls on whatever beauteous wench strikes his royal fancy.

  • They call the estate tax an exercise in class warfare , and argue that it drains money from private investment.

  • Here's an actress with a rare knack for emotional realism, the kind of intelligent, commanding presence that drains reality from lesser co-stars.

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