Hyphenation of draw

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Definitions of draw:

A gully that is shallower than a ravine
An entertainer who attracts large audiences
He was the biggest drawing card they had
The finish of a contest in which the score is tied and the winner is undecided
The game ended in a draw Their record was 3 wins
6 losses and a tie
Anything (straws or pebbles etc.) taken or chosen at random
The luck of the draw They drew lots for it
A playing card or cards dealt or taken from the pack
He got a pair of kings in the draw
A golf shot that curves to the left for a right-handed golfer
He took lessons to cure his hooking
(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
Poker in which a player can discard cards and receive substitutes from the dealer
He played only draw and stud
The act of drawing or hauling something
The haul up the hill went very slowly
Cause to move by pulling
Draw a wagon Pull a sled
Get or derive
He drew great benefits from his membership in the association
Make a mark or lines on a surface
Draw a line Trace the outline of a figure in the sand
Make, formulate, or derive in the mind
I draw a line here Draw a conclusion Draw parallels Make an estimate What do you make of his remarks?
Bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover
Draw a weapon Pull out a gun The mugger pulled a knife on his victim
Represent by making a drawing of, as with a pencil, chalk, etc. on a surface
She drew an elephant Draw me a horse
Take liquid out of a container or well
She drew water from the barrel
Give a description of
He drew an elaborate plan of attack
Select or take in from a given group or region
The participants in the experiment were drawn from a representative population
Elicit responses, such as objections, criticism, applause, etc.
The President's comments drew sharp criticism from the Republicans The comedian drew a lot of laughter
Suck in or take (air)
Draw a deep breath Draw on a cigarette
Move or go steadily or gradually
The ship drew near the shore
Remove (a commodity) from (a supply source)
She drew $2
000 from the account
The doctors drew medical supplies from the hospital's emergency bank
Choose at random
Draw a card Cast lots
Earn or achieve a base by being walked by the pitcher
He drew a base on balls
Bring or lead someone to a certain action or condition
She was drawn to despair The President refused to be drawn into delivering an ultimatum The session was drawn to a close
Cause to flow
The nurse drew blood
Write a legal document or paper
The deed was drawn in the lawyer's office
Engage in drawing
He spent the day drawing in the garden
Move or pull so as to cover or uncover something
Draw the shades Draw the curtains
Allow a draft
This chimney draws very well
Require a specified depth for floating
This boat draws 70 inches
Pull (a person) apart with four horses tied to his extremities, so as to execute him
In the old days
People were drawn and quartered for certain crimes
Cause to move in a certain direction by exerting a force upon, either physically or in an abstract sense
A declining dollar pulled down the export figures for the last quarter
Take in, also metaphorically
The sponge absorbs water well She drew strength from the minister's words
Direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes
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
Thread on or as if on a string
String pearls on a string The child drew glass beads on a string Thread dried cranberries
Stretch back a bowstring (on an archer's bow)
The archers were drawing their bows
Pass over, across, or through
He ran his eyes over her body She ran her fingers along the carved figurine He drew her hair through his fingers
Finish a game with an equal number of points, goals, etc.
The teams drew a tie
The material drew after it was washed in hot water
Reduce the diameter of (a wire or metal rod) by pulling it through a die
Draw wire
Pass through a strainer Draw pulp from the fruit
Remove the entrails of
Draw a chicken
Flatten, stretch, or mold metal or glass, by rolling or by pulling it through a die or by stretching
Draw steel
Cause to localize at one point
Draw blood and pus

Synonyms of draw:

noun gully
noundrawing card, attraction, attractor, attracter, entertainer
noun standoff, tie, finish
noun lot, object, physical object
nounplaying card
noun hook, hooking, golf stroke, golf shot, swing
noundraw play, run, running, running play, running game
noundraw poker, poker, poker game
noun haul, haulage, pull, pulling
verb pull, force, move, displace
verb reap, derive, gain
verb trace, line, describe, delineate, mark
verb make, create by mental act, create mentally
verb pull, pull out, get out, take out, remove, take, take away, withdraw
verb represent, interpret
verbtake out, remove, take, take away, withdraw, draw out
verb describe, depict, set forth, expound, exposit
verb choose, take, select, pick out
verb arouse, elicit, enkindle, kindle, evoke, fire, raise, provoke
verb puff, drag, inhale, inspire, breathe in
verb travel, go, move, locomote
verb withdraw, take out, draw off, remove, take, take away, withdraw
verb cast, move, go
verb get, effect, effectuate, bring about, set up
verb change, alter, modify
verb remove, take, take away, withdraw
verb write, compose, pen, indite, draw up
verb create
verb close, shut
verb be
verb necessitate, ask, postulate, need, require, take, involve, call for, demand
verb quarter, draw and quarter, kill
verb absorb, suck, imbibe, soak up, sop up, suck up, take in, take up, draw in, draw in, draw in
verb attract, pull, pull in, draw in, pull, force
verb string, thread, arrange, set up
verbpull back, stretch
verb guide, run, pass
verb tie, equal, match, equalize, equalise, equate
verbchange shape, change form, deform
verb thin
verb steep, infuse
verb disembowel, eviscerate, remove, take, take away, withdraw
verb shape, form
verb localize, localise

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