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Draw (IPA: /ˈdɹɔ/)


Draw (v. t.)

To cause to move continuously by force applied in advance of the thing moved; to pull along; to haul; to drag; to cause to follow.

Draw (v. t.)

To influence to move or tend toward one's self; to exercise an attracting force upon; to call towards itself; to attract; hence, to entice; to allure; to induce.

Draw (v. t.)

To cause to come out for one's use or benefit; to extract; to educe; to bring forth; as: (a) To bring or take out, or to let out, from some receptacle, as a stick or post from a hole, water from a cask or well, etc.

Draw (v. t.)

To pull from a sheath, as a sword.

Draw (v. t.)

To extract; to force out; to elicit; to derive.

Draw (v. t.)

To obtain from some cause or origin; to infer from evidence or reasons; to deduce from premises; to derive.

Draw (v. t.)

To take or procure from a place of deposit; to call for and receive from a fund, or the like; as, to draw money from a bank.

Draw (v. t.)

To take from a box or wheel, as a lottery ticket; to receive from a lottery by the drawing out of the numbers for prizes or blanks; hence, to obtain by good fortune; to win; to gain; as, he drew a prize.

Draw (v. t.)

To select by the drawing of lots.

Draw (v. t.)

To remove the contents of

Draw (v. t.)

To drain by emptying; to suck dry.

Draw (v. t.)

To extract the bowels of; to eviscerate; as, to draw a fowl; to hang, draw, and quarter a criminal.

Draw (v. t.)

To take into the lungs; to inhale; to inspire; hence, also, to utter or produce by an inhalation; to heave.

Draw (v. t.)

To extend in length; to lengthen; to protract; to stretch; to extend, as a mass of metal into wire.

Draw (v. t.)

To run, extend, or produce, as a line on any surface; hence, also, to form by marking; to make by an instrument of delineation; to produce, as a sketch, figure, or picture.

Draw (v. t.)

To represent by lines drawn; to form a sketch or a picture of; to represent by a picture; to delineate; hence, to represent by words; to depict; to describe.

Draw (v. t.)

To write in due form; to prepare a draught of; as, to draw a memorial, a deed, or bill of exchange.

Draw (v. t.)

To require (so great a depth, as of water) for floating; -- said of a vessel; to sink so deep in (water); as, a ship draws ten feet of water.

Draw (v. t.)

To withdraw.

Draw (v. t.)

To trace by scent; to track; -- a hunting term.

Draw (v. i.)

To pull; to exert strength in drawing anything; to have force to move anything by pulling; as, a horse draws well; the sails of a ship draw well.

Draw (v. i.)

To draw a liquid from some receptacle, as water from a well.

Draw (v. i.)

To exert an attractive force; to act as an inducement or enticement.

Draw (v. i.)

To have efficiency as an epispastic; to act as a sinapism; -- said of a blister, poultice, etc.

Draw (v. i.)

To have draught, as a chimney, flue, or the like; to furnish transmission to smoke, gases, etc.

Draw

Result of a chess game ending in a tie

Draw

Poker hand

Draw

Terrain feature formed by two parallel ridges or spurs with low ground in between

Draw

Golf

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A cartoonist is someone who has to draw the same thing day after day without repeating himself." - Charles M. Schulz

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A flattering painter, who made it his care To draw men as they ought to be, not as they are." - Painting

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A great man quotes bravely, and will not draw on his invention when his memory serves him with a word just as good." - Quotations

Example Sentence (Quote)

" And draw them all along, and flow To join the brimming river, For men may come and men may go, But I go on forever." - Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Example Sentence (Quote)

"As long as I draw breath(in other words, still alive), you'll never take Ueda!" - Samurai Warriors


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