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  Definition of exhaust
  1. system consisting of the parts of an engine through which burned gases or steam are discharged
  2. gases ejected from an engine as waste products
  3. wear out completely; "This kind of work exhausts me"; "I''m beat"; "He was all washed up after the exam"
  4. create a vacuum in (a bulb, flask, reaction vessel, etc.)
  5. use up the whole supply of; "We have exhausted the food supplies"
  6. use up (resources or materials); "this car consumes a lot of gas"; "We exhausted our savings"; "They run through 20 bottles of wine a week"
  7. deplete; "exhaust one''s savings"; "We quickly played out our strength"
Similar Words: exhaust system, exhaust fumes, fumes, wash up, beat, tucker, tucker out, evacuate, consume, eat up, use up, eat, deplete, run through, wipe out, run down, play out, sap, tire

 

Hyponyms: frazzle, play, kill, run out, drain, indulge, luxuriate, burn off, burn, burn up, spend, run down, play out, sap, tire

 

Grouped Verbs: take, occupy, use up, play out

 

Part Meronyms: automobile engine

 

Derivational Morphology: exhaustion, depletion, sapper

 

 
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