Meaning : Get or derive.
He drew great benefits from his membership in the association.
Synonyms : reap
Meaning : Make, formulate, or derive in the mind.
I draw a line here.
Draw a conclusion.
Make an estimate.
What do you make of his remarks?.
Synonyms : make
Meaning : Represent by making a drawing of, as with a pencil, chalk, etc. on a surface.
She drew an elephant.
Draw me a horse.
Meaning : Take liquid out of a container or well.
She drew water from the barrel.
Synonyms : take out
Meaning : Select or take in from a given group or region.
The participants in the experiment were drawn from a representative population.
Meaning : 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.
Meaning : Move or go steadily or gradually.
The ship drew near the shore.
Meaning : Choose at random.
Draw a card.
Synonyms : cast
Meaning : Earn or achieve a base by being walked by the pitcher.
He drew a base on balls.
Synonyms : get
Meaning : 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.
Meaning : Cause to flow.
The nurse drew blood.
Meaning : Write a legal document or paper.
The deed was drawn in the lawyer's office.
Meaning : Engage in drawing.
He spent the day drawing in the garden.
Meaning : Move or pull so as to cover or uncover something.
Draw the shades.
Draw the curtains.
Meaning : Allow a draft.
This chimney draws very well.
Meaning : Require a specified depth for floating.
This boat draws 70 inches.
Meaning : 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.
Synonyms : pull
Meaning : 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.
Meaning : Stretch back a bowstring (on an archer's bow).
The archers were drawing their bows.
Synonyms : pull back
Meaning : Finish a game with an equal number of points, goals, etc..
The teams drew a tie.
Synonyms : tie
Meaning : Contract.
The material drew after it was washed in hot water.
Meaning : Reduce the diameter of (a wire or metal rod) by pulling it through a die.
Meaning : Steep. Pass through a strainer.
Draw pulp from the fruit.
Meaning : Flatten, stretch, or mold metal or glass, by rolling or by pulling it through a die or by stretching.
Meaning : Cause to localize at one point.
Draw blood and pus.
Meaning : A gully that is shallower than a ravine.
Meaning : Anything (straws or pebbles etc.) taken or chosen at random.
The luck of the draw.
They drew lots for it.
Synonyms : lot
Meaning : A playing card or cards dealt or taken from the pack.
He got a pair of kings in the draw.
Meaning : (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.
Synonyms : draw play
Meaning : Poker in which a player can discard cards and receive substitutes from the dealer.
He played only draw and stud.
Synonyms : draw poker