verb (used with or without object)
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of siphon
OTHER WORDS FROM siphon
Example sentences from the Web for siphon
What they found was a piece of spyware siphoning data and creating audio files of voice calls.
He also worried that enlistment terms would soon run out on several thousand of his soldiers, siphoning away his strength.Atlanta’s Fall Foretold The End Of Civil War Bloodshed|Marc Wortman|September 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Think about how Ralph Nader elected George W. Bush in 2000, for instance, by siphoning off a small number of votes in Florida.
To many Americans, pouring aid dollars into a developing country may seem like siphoning cash into a black hole.5 Ways to Put Global Poverty Back on (Whichever) President’s Agenda|Jamie M. Zimmerman|September 22, 2012|DAILY BEAST
He scanned files, photos, and videos, siphoning off anything sexually compromising.
The increased depth of the lower portion of the valve prevents siphoning, which takes place in valves of the ordinary form.
Use stomach pump if possible, or empty stomach with rubber tube and funnel, siphoning fluids out.
With a rubber hose for siphoning in his hand, the boy climbed the steep bank.Riddle of the Storm|Roy J. Snell
Such a connection prevents the possibility of siphoning the traps, as it gives an outward air connection.Convenient Houses|Louis Henry Gibson
(k) The apparatus must be constructed so that accidental siphoning of water will be impossible.