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drain something ↔ off

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdrain something ↔ off phrasal verbEMPTYto make water or a liquid flow off something, leaving it dry After cooking the meat, drain off the excess fat. drain→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
drain offTo peel, cover with boiling water, let stand 2 to 3 minutes, then drain and slip off outer skin.
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Verb table
drain
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theydrain
he, she, itdrains
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theydrained
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave drained
he, she, ithas drained
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad drained
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill drain
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have drained
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam draining
he, she, itis draining
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you, we, theyare draining
Past
I, he, she, itwas draining
you, we, theywere draining
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been draining
he, she, ithas been draining
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been draining
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be draining
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been draining
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