Definition of 'down the drain'
Example sentences containing 'down the drain'
Times, Sunday Times (2013)
It could be throwing good money down the drain.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
But is it just money down the drain?The Sun (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
We threw it down the drain.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
All my efforts down the drain!Christianity Today (2000) Times, Sunday Times (2010) The Sun (2008)
A long history has gone down the drain.The Sun (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Anyone who lives an average lifespan will end up paying in far more than their family will receive - hundreds of pounds down the drain.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Definition of down the drain from the Collins English Dictionary