English dictionary definition of:

draw


Noun

  • the act of drawing or hauling something
  • poker in which a player can discard cards and receive substitutes from the dealer
  • (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
  • a golf shot that curves to the left for a right-handed golfer
  • a playing card or cards dealt or taken from the pack
  • anything (straws or pebbles etc.) taken or chosen at random
  • the finish of a contest in which the score is tied and the winner is undecided
  • a gully that is shallower than a ravine
  • an entertainer who attracts large audiences

Verb

  • cause to localize at one point
  • flatten, stretch, or mold metal or glass, by rolling or by pulling it through a die or by stretching
  • remove the entrails of
  • steep; pass through a strainer
  • reduce the diameter of (a wire or metal rod) by pulling it through a die
  • contract
  • bring or lead someone to a certain action or condition
  • select or take in from a given group or region
  • make, formulate, or derive in the mind
  • give a description of
  • choose at random
  • finish a game with an equal number of points, goals, etc.
  • suck in or take (air)
  • pass over, across, or through
  • move or pull so as to cover or uncover something
  • stretch back a bowstring (on an archer's bow)
  • thread on or as if on a string
  • cause to move by pulling
  • direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes
  • take in, also metaphorically
  • make a mark or lines on a surface
  • earn or achieve a base by being walked by the pitcher
  • engage in drawing
  • represent by making a drawing of, as with a pencil, chalk, etc. on a surface
  • write a legal document or paper
  • elicit responses, such as objections, criticism, applause, etc.
  • take liquid out of a container or well
  • bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover
  • move or go steadily or gradually
  • cause to flow
  • cause to move in a certain direction by exerting a force upon, either physically or in an abstract sense
  • get or derive
  • remove (a commodity) from (a supply source)
  • pull (a person) apart with four horses tied to his extremities, so as to execute him
  • require a specified depth for floating
  • allow a draft

Thesaurus

absorb attract attracter attraction attractor cast delineate depict describe disembowel drag eviscerate force get guide haul haulage hook hooking imbibe line lot make pass puff pull quarter reap run standoff string suck thread tie trace withdraw

Spellzone course content

View spelling list aw words and learn about the word draw in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 14. Spelling choices for /or/ sound: or, ore, au, aw + war.

Scrabble score for draw


Scrabble score = 8

generated at 21:07:49 on 20-10-19

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