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Synonyms of sap

Noun


1. sap, solution

usage: a watery solution of sugars, salts, and minerals that circulates through the vascular system of a plant

2. fool, sap, saphead, muggins, tomfool, simpleton, simple

usage: a person who lacks good judgment

3. blackjack, cosh, sap, bludgeon

usage: a piece of metal covered by leather with a flexible handle; used for hitting people

Verb


1. run down, exhaust, play out, sap, tire, consume, eat up, use up, eat, deplete, exhaust, run through, wipe out

usage: deplete; "exhaust one's savings"; "We quickly played out our strength"

2. sap, cave, undermine

usage: excavate the earth beneath

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