Synonyms for siphon |

Synonyms and antonyms 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 (n.)

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


3. siphon (v.)

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


4. siphon (v.)

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