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draw (n):
the act of drawing or hauling something
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the haul up the hill went very slowly
Related Words: haulhaulage
draw (n):
poker in which a player can discard cards and receive substitutes from the dealer
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he played only draw and stud
draw (n):
(American football) the quarterback moves back as if to pass and then hands the ball to the fullback who is running toward the line of scrimmage
draw (n):
a golf shot that curves to the left for a right-handed golfer
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he took lessons to cure his hooking
Related Words: hookhooking
draw (n):
a playing card or cards dealt or taken from the pack
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he got a pair of kings in the draw
draw (n):
anything (straws or pebbles etc.) taken or chosen at random
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the luck of the draw.
they drew lots for it
draw (n):
the finish of a contest in which the score is tied and the winner is undecided
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the game ended in a draw.
their record was 3 wins, 6 losses and a tie

Related Words: tie
draw (n):
a gully that is shallower than a ravine
draw (n):
an entertainer who attracts large audiences
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he was the biggest drawing card they had
Related Word: attraction
draw (v):
make a mark or lines on a surface
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draw a line.
trace the outline of a figure in the sand

Related Words: delineatelinetrace
draw (v):
cause to localize at one point
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Draw blood and pus
draw (v):
flatten, stretch, or mold metal or glass, by rolling or by pulling it through a die or by stretching
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draw steel
draw (v):
remove the entrails of
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draw a chicken
Related Word: eviscerate
draw (v):
steep; pass through a strainer
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draw pulp from the fruit
draw (v):
move or pull so as to cover or uncover something
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draw the shades.
draw the curtains
draw (v):
stretch back a bowstring (on an archer's bow)
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The archers were drawing their bows
draw (v):
reduce the diameter of (a wire or metal rod) by pulling it through a die
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draw wire
draw (v):
contract
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The material drew after it was washed in hot water
draw (v):
bring or lead someone to a certain action or condition
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She was drawn to despair.
The President refused to be drawn into delivering an ultimatum.
The session was drawn to a close
draw (v):
select or take in from a given group or region
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The participants in the experiment were drawn from a representative population
draw (v):
make, formulate, or derive in the mind
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I draw a line here.
draw a conclusion.
draw parallels.
make an estimate.
What do you make of his remarks?
draw (v):
give a description of
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He drew an elaborate plan of attack
Related Words: depictdescribe
draw (v):
choose at random
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draw a card.
cast lots

Related Words: cast
draw (v):
finish a game with an equal number of points, goals, etc.
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The teams drew a tie
Related Words: tie
draw (v):
suck in or take (air)
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draw a deep breath.
draw on a cigarette

Related Words: dragpuff
draw (v):
pass over, across, or through
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He ran his eyes over her body.
She ran her fingers along the carved figurine.
He drew her hair through his fingers

Related Word: pass
draw (v):
thread on or as if on a string
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string pearls on a string.
the child drew glass beads on a string.
thread dried cranberries

Related Words: stringthread
draw (v):
cause to move by pulling
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draw a wagon.
pull a sled

Related Words: forcepull
draw (v):
direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes
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Her good looks attract the stares of many men.
The ad pulled in many potential customers.
This pianist pulls huge crowds.
The store owner was happy that the ad drew in many new customers

Related Words: attractpull
draw (v):
take in, also metaphorically
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The sponge absorbs water well.
She drew strength from the minister's words

Related Words: absorbimbibesuck
draw (v):
earn or achieve a base by being walked by the pitcher
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He drew a base on balls
draw (v):
engage in drawing
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He spent the day drawing in the garden
draw (v):
represent by making a drawing of, as with a pencil, chalk, etc. on a surface
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She drew an elephant.
Draw me a horse
draw (v):
write a legal document or paper
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The deed was drawn in the lawyer's office
draw (v):
elicit responses, such as objections, criticism, applause, etc.
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The President's comments drew sharp criticism from the Republicans.
The comedian drew a lot of laughter
draw (v):
take liquid out of a container or well
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She drew water from the barrel
draw (v):
bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover
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draw a weapon.
pull out a gun.
The mugger pulled a knife on his victim
draw (v):
move or go steadily or gradually
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The ship drew near the shore
draw (v):
cause to flow
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The nurse drew blood
draw (v):
cause to move in a certain direction by exerting a force upon, either physically or in an abstract sense
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A declining dollar pulled down the export figures for the last quarter
draw (v):
get or derive
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He drew great benefits from his membership in the association
draw (v):
remove (a commodity) from (a supply source)
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She drew $2,000 from the account.
The doctors drew medical supplies from the hospital's emergency bank

Related Words: with
draw (v):
require a specified depth for floating
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This boat draws 70 inches
draw (v):
pull (a person) apart with four horses tied to his extremities, so as to execute him
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in the old days, people were drawn and quartered for certain crimes
Related Word: quarter
draw (v):
allow a draft
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This chimney draws very well
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