Crossword Clue and Answers

Let's see if we can help you solve the crossword puzzle "Deplete", we have 14 possible answers for this crossword clue, so hopefully we can assist you.

This clue in was most recently seen in the wild in The New York Times Crossword.

We classify Deplete to be a VERY COMMON crossword clue as we've seen it more than 14 times in a variety of crossword publications.

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  • The New York Times Crossword - Thursday, 29 Apr 2021
  • USA Today - Saturday, 6 Feb 2021
  • USA Today - Sunday, 13 Dec 2020
  • Evening Standard Easy Crossword - Monday, 2 Nov 2020
  • The Guardian Quick - Wednesday, 7 Oct 2020
  • The New York Times Crossword - Tuesday, 21 Jul 2020
  • The New York Times Crossword - Thursday, 18 May 2017
  • The New York Times Crossword - Saturday, 17 Sep 2016

Crossword Answers

3 letters

Take in solid food; "She was eating a banana"; "What did you eat for dinner last night?"

Deplete; "exhaust one's savings"; "We quickly played out our strength"

Exerting shrewd or devious influence especially for one's own advantage; "his manipulation of his friends was scandalous"

5 letters

A container that has been emptied; "return all empties to the store"


Enclose or envelop completely, as if by swallowing; "The huge waves swallowed the small boat and it sank shortly thereafter"

Require (time or space); "It took three hours to get to work this morning"; "This event occupied a very short time"

Emptying something accomplished by allowing liquid to run out of it

6 letters


7 letters

Gnaw into; make resentful or angry; "The injustice rankled her"; "his resentment festered"

Eliminate (a substance); "combustion products are exhausted in the engine"; "the plant releases a gas"

A spill in some sport (as a fall from a bicycle or while skiing or being capsized on a surfboard)

Engage fully; "The effort to pass the exam consumed all his energy"

10 letters

Use up (resources or materials); "this car consumes a lot of gas"; "We exhausted our savings"; "They run through 20 bottles of wine a week"