Synonyms for siphon |

Synonyms for siphon

1. siphon (n.)

a tube running from the liquid in a vessel to a lower level outside the vessel so that atmospheric pressure forces the liquid through the tube


2. siphon (v.)

move a liquid from one container into another by means of a siphon or a siphoning action


3. siphon (n.)

a tubular organ in an aquatic animal (especially in mollusks) through which water can be taken in or expelled


4. siphon (v.)

convey, draw off, or empty by or as if by a siphon