drain out

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drain out

To flow or move out of something, as of a liquid. Because the stopper had come loose, most of the water had drained out of the tub by the time I came back for my bath.
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drain out

to flow out or empty. All the milk drained out of the container onto the bottom of the refrigerator. All the oil drained out of the crankcase.
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The relentless sound of hope draining out is tempered by striking imagery, a knowing wink to country's roots and the dark but comforting beauty of her singing, turning ``Revival'' into a chilling but compelling listening experience.
money) appears to be draining out of the art context, I thought, a look at the cultural forces that are guzzling it couldn't hurt.