Definition Of Draw

  • thread on or as if on a string
  • poker in which a player can discard cards and receive substitutes from the dealer
  • remove the entrails of
  • suck in or take (air)
  • pull (a person) apart with four horses tied to his extremities, so as to execute him
  • give a description of
  • anything (straws or pebbles etc.) taken or chosen at random
  • finish a game with an equal number of points, goals, etc.
  • make a mark or lines on a surface
  • get or derive
  • pass over, across, or through
  • an entertainer who attracts large audiences
  • direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes
  • a golf shot that curves to the left for a right-handed golfer
  • bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover
  • earn or achieve a base by being walked by the pitcher
  • make, formulate, or derive in the mind
  • the finish of a contest in which the score is tied and the winner is undecided
  • take in, also metaphorically
  • stretch back a bowstring (on an archer's bow)
  • the act of drawing or hauling something
  • (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
  • choose at random
  • remove (a commodity) from (a supply source)
  • cause to move in a certain direction by exerting a force upon, either physically or in an abstract sense
  • cause to move by pulling
  • take liquid out of a container or well
  • a gully that is shallower than a ravine
  • allow a draft
  • a playing card or cards dealt or taken from the pack
  • bring or lead someone to a certain action or condition
  • cause to flow
  • cause to localize at one point
  • contract
  • elicit responses, such as objections, criticism, applause, etc.
  • engage in drawing
  • flatten, stretch, or mold metal or glass, by rolling or by pulling it through a die or by stretching
  • move or go steadily or gradually
  • move or pull so as to cover or uncover something
  • reduce the diameter of (a wire or metal rod) by pulling it through a die
  • represent by making a drawing of, as with a pencil, chalk, etc. on a surface
  • require a specified depth for floating
  • select or take in from a given group or region
  • steep; pass through a strainer
  • write a legal document or paper

Syllables : draw

Pronunciation : drɔ

Example Sentences

  • he played only draw and stud. (noun)
  • draw a chicken. (verb)
  • draw a deep breath. (verb)
  • draw on a cigarette. (verb)
  • in the old days, people were drawn and quartered for certain crimes. (verb)
  • the luck of the draw. (noun)
  • draw a line. (verb)
  • he was the biggest drawing card they had. (noun)
  • draw a weapon. (verb)
  • I draw a line here. (verb)
  • draw a conclusion. (verb)
  • draw parallels. (verb)
  • the game ended in a draw. (noun)
  • The archers were drawing their bows. (verb)
  • draw a card. (verb)
  • draw a wagon. (verb)
  • This chimney draws very well. (verb)
  • he got a pair of kings in the draw. (noun)
  • She was drawn to despair. (verb)
  • The President refused to be drawn into delivering an ultimatum. (verb)
  • The session was drawn to a close. (verb)
  • He spent the day drawing in the garden. (verb)
  • draw steel. (verb)
  • draw the shades. (verb)
  • draw the curtains. (verb)
  • draw wire. (verb)
  • This boat draws 70 inches. (verb)
  • The participants in the experiment were drawn from a representative population. (verb)
  • draw pulp from the fruit. (verb)
  • The deed was drawn in the lawyer's office. (verb)