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1. dregs

noun. ['ˈdrɛgz'] sediment that has settled at the bottom of a liquid.

Synonyms

  • sediment
  • deposit
  • settlings

Antonyms

  • dislodge
  • nonpayment
  • withdraw
  • take

Etymology

  • dregg (Old Norse)

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Words that Rhyme with Dregs

  • imreg's
  • greg's
  • greggs
  • pegs
  • peggs
  • negs
  • meggs
  • legs
  • leg's
  • l'eggs
  • kegs
  • begs
  • beggs
  • eggs

How do you pronounce dregs?

Pronounce dregs as drɛgz.

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Example sentences of the word dregs


1. Adjective
Check that the dispensing unit, dregs container, drip tray and front door are snapped firmly into place.

2. Noun, singular or mass
By evening give away the dregs or take them home with you.

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