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  • 61 draw — To draw a firearm or deadly weapon is to point it intentionally. To draw a bead on; to bring into line with the bead or fore sight of a rifle and the hind sight; to aim at. The act of a drawer in creating a draft. To draw a bill of exchange,… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 62 draw — 1. verb /dɹɔː,dɹɔ,dɹɑ/ a) To sketch; depict with lines; to produce a picture with pencil, crayon, chalk, etc. on paper, cardboard, etc. Lys shuddered, and I put my …

    Wiktionary

  • 63 draw — 1) n British a. tobacco. In this sense the word, derived from the action of inhaling, dates from the 1950s. It occurs in prison jargon in particular. b. cannabis (hashish or marihuana). Since the mid 1970s this word has been in vogue for smokable …

    Contemporary slang

  • 64 draw — v 1. pull, tug, magnetize, Physiol. adduct; tow, haul, lug, drag, yank, hale; take in tow, lead, Naut. warp, Naut. kedge. 2. pull out, take out, extract, bring out; unsheathe, bare, produce, pull a gun. 3. attract, allure, invite, lure, entice;… …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 65 draw — /drɔ:/ verb 1. to take money away ● to draw money out of an account ♦ to draw a salary to have a salary paid by the company ● The chairman does not draw a salary. 2. to write a cheque ● He paid the invoice with a cheque drawn on an Egyptian bank …

    Marketing dictionary in english

  • 66 draw — /drɔ:/ verb 1. to take money away ● to draw money out of an account ♦ to draw a salary to have a salary paid by the company ● The chairman does not draw a salary. 2. to write a cheque ● He paid the invoice with a cheque drawn on an Egyptian bank …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 67 draw up — verb a) To compose a document, especially one having a standard form I asked my lawyer to draw up a new will. b) To arrange in order or formation Sergeant, please draw the men up in ranks of three …

    Wiktionary

  • 68 draw in — phr verb Draw in is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑train Draw in is used with these nouns as the object: ↑breath, ↑moisture, ↑viewer …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 69 draw on — phr verb Draw on is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑writer Draw on is used with these nouns as the object: ↑cigar, ↑cigarette, ↑experience, ↑expertise, ↑fund, ↑imagery, ↑influence, ↑pipe, ↑reserve, ↑ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 70 draw up — phr verb Draw up is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑cab, ↑car Draw up is used with these nouns as the object: ↑agenda, ↑blacklist, ↑blanket, ↑blueprint, ↑border, ↑budget, ↑chair, ↑charter, ↑ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 71 draw — I. , v. a. RG. 367 == cut down, ‘hang and draw.’ 724 B. part. ‘drawe’ (of a sword). RG. 536 II. , v. n. == draw towards a thing, approximate to. RG. 369; [dreyȝe]. Wright’s L. P. p. 34 …

    Oldest English Words

  • 72 draw on — 1) PHRASAL VERB If you draw on or draw upon something such as your skills or experience, you make use of it in order to do something. [V P n] He drew on his experience as a yachtsman to make a documentary programme. 2) PHRASAL VERB As a period of …

    English dictionary

  • 73 draw v — 1) A not very good art teacher was good only at drawing blank faces. 2) A cowboy who was also an artist could draw fast. draw a blank …

    English expressions

  • 74 draw — I. v. a. 1. Pull, drag, haul, tug, pull along. 2. Attract, bring toward, pull toward. 3. Suck, drain, suck dry. 4. Inhale, inspire, breathe in, take into the lungs. 5. Extract, take out, draw out. 6. Induce, move, lead, allure, entice, engage,… …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 75 draw — Noun. Cannabis or marijuana. Also phrased as a draw. E.g. Ere mate, have you got a draw? I need something to help me sleep …

    English slang and colloquialisms

  • 76 draw up — /ˌdrɔ: ʌp/ verb to write a legal document ● to draw up a contract or an agreement ● to draw up a company’s articles of association …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 77 draw — See: BEAT TO THE PUNCH or BEAT TO THE DRAW …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 78 draw in — verb Date: 1558 transitive verb 1. to cause or entice to enter or participate 2. to sketch roughly intransitive verb 1. a. to draw to an end < the day drew in > b. to …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 79 draw up — verb Date: 1605 transitive verb 1. to bring (as troops) into array 2. to prepare a draft or version of < draw up plans > 3. to bring to a halt 4. to straighten (oneself) to an erect …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 80 draw on — I. phrasal or draw upon to use as a source of supply < drawing on the whole community for support > II. verb Date: 15th century intransitive verb approach < night draws on > transitive verb …

    New Collegiate Dictionary


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