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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dregs, settlings(noun)

    sediment that has settled at the bottom of a liquid


  1. dregs(Noun)

    (collectively) The sediment settled at the bottom of a liquid; the lees in a container of unfiltered wine.

  2. dregs(Noun)

    The worst and lowest part of something.

    the dregs of society

  3. Origin: From dregg

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

dregs(noun plural)

the solid matter which is left at the bottom of a container when the liquid is all used up

the dregs of the wine.

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