Search Result for "to go down the drain":

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

drained \drained\ adj. having lost much energy or emotion from vigorous activity; -- of people; as, the day's events left her completely drained of strength. [WordNet 1.5] 2. having resources completely depleted. Syn: depleted. [WordNet 1.5] 3. having no power remaining; -- of a battery. Syn: run-down. [WordNet 1.5] to go down the drain 1. to be consumed in profitless activity; to be wasted; to become worthless. 2. to vanish or cease existing. [PJC]