What is another word for dregs?

393 synonyms found


[ dɹˈɛɡz], [ dɹˈɛɡz], [ d_ɹ_ˈɛ_ɡ_z]

When looking for synonyms for the word "dregs", one can consider options like sediment, residue, sludge, remainders, and leftovers. Each of these words implies something left behind after the primary course of action has been completed. Sediment refers to the bottommost material in a liquid or gas, whereas residue is the leftover material after a process has taken place. Sludge implies a thick, muddy consistency, remainders indicate what's left after a larger portion has been taken, and leftovers show that something is still around even after it was thought to be gone. By exploring these synonyms, one can get a better understanding of the different ways in which the term "dregs" can be used.

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How to use "Dregs" in context?

When we think of Dirty Water, our mind typically goes to pools and bodies of water that are visibly dirty. However, Dirty Water can also refer to wastewater that has been polluted with pollutants such as chemicals, oils and grease, and heavy metals. dregs are the settle­ments at the bottom of a liquid or solid containing pollutants. Dregs can be a sign of photo­degradation, which is the process of degrade­ment of environmental photo­degra­da­tors caused by the action of sun, wind, rain, snow and other natural factors.

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