English syllables. 2014.


Look at other dictionaries:

  • draw 鈥 (dr[add]), v. t. [imp. {Drew} (dr[udd]); p. p. {Drawn} (dr[add]n); p. pr. & vb. n. {Drawing}.] [OE. dra[yogh]en, drahen, draien, drawen, AS. dragan; akin to Icel. & Sw. draga, Dan. drage to draw, carry, and prob. to OS. dragan to bear, carry, D.… 鈥   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Draw 鈥 Draw, v. i. 1. 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. [1913 Webster] Note: A sail is said to draw when it is filled with wind. [1913… 鈥   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • draw 鈥 [dr蓴藧 莵 dr蓲藧] verb drew PASTTENSE [dru藧] drawn PASTPART [dr蓴藧n 莵 dr蓲藧n] [transitive] BANKING 1. also draw out to take money from your bank account 鈥   Financial and business terms

  • draw 鈥 [dr么] vt. drew, drawn, drawing [ME drawen < OE dragan, akin to ON draga, to drag, Ger tragen, to bear, carry < IE base * dher膩gh , to pull, draw along > L trahere, to pull, draw] I indicating traction 1. to make move toward one or along… 鈥   English World dictionary

  • draw 鈥 vb drew, drawn, draw路ing vt 1: to compose by random selection draw a jury 2: to take (money) from a place of deposit 3: to write and sign (a draft) in due form for use in making a demand draw a check 鈥   Law dictionary

  • Draw 鈥 Draw, draws or drawn may refer to: The act of drawing, or making an image with a writing utensil A part of many card games A part of a lottery Wire drawing Draw (terrain), terrain feature similar to a valley (but smaller) formed by two parallel… 鈥   Wikipedia

  • draw 鈥 鈻 VERB (past drew; past part. drawn) 1) produce (a picture or diagram) by making lines and marks on paper. 2) produce (a line) on a surface. 3) pull or drag (a vehicle) so as to make it follow behind. 4) pull or move in a specified direction. 5)… 鈥   English terms dictionary

  • draw 鈥 vb drag, *pull, tug, tow, haul, hale Analogous words: *bring, fetch: *attract, allure: *lure, entice: extract, elicit, evoke, *educe Contrasted words: see those at DRAG 鈥   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • draw on 鈥 (of a period of time) approach its end. 鈫 draw draw on suck smoke from (a cigarette or pipe). 鈫 draw draw on use as a resource: 鈫 draw 鈥   English new terms dictionary

  • draw 鈥 [n] tie in competition dead end*, dead heat*, deadlock, even steven*, photo finish*, stalemate, standoff, tie; concept 706 draw [v1] move something by pulling attract, bring, carry, convey, cull, draft, drag, drain, educe, elicit, evoke, extract 鈥   New thesaurus

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select 鈥淐opy Link鈥

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.