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Synonyms of sap in English:


  • 1 sap from the roots of trees
    juice, secretion, fluid, liquid
  • 2 they're full of youthful sap
    vigor, energy, drive, dynamism, life, spirit, liveliness, sparkle, verve, ebullience, enthusiasm, gusto, vitality, vivacity, fire, zest, zeal, exuberance
    informal get-up-and-go, oomph, vim
  • verb

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  • 1 they sapped the will of the troops
    erode, wear away/down, deplete, reduce, lessen, attenuate, undermine, exhaust, drain, bleed
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