Phrasal Verb 'syphon'

We have 2 phrasal verb definition related to 'syphon'.

Syphon off

Meaning:

Take business, support or votes from someone

Example:

The candidate SYPHONED OFF a lot of votes because of his anti-war stance.

Syphon off

Meaning:

Divert money illegally

Example:

The minister had been SYPHONING OFF funds from his department for years.