drawn

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  • The team who plays at home is decided when the matches are drawn.
  • With its new city hall and railway station, its centre was drawn towards the west.
  • The match was drawn with each player winning two games.
  • This eventually lead to the first digital image being hand-drawn.
  • The membership was drawn from the lower classes of both the town and country.
  • Each frame of a television image is composed of lines drawn on the screen.
  • Poetry is where some of the music is drawn from.
  • Much of the work on computer music has drawn on the relationship between music theory and mathematics.
  • While swimming, the head was held up but the neck was drawn in.
  • He had also drawn various works based on ancient and pre-historic histories.
  • A Constitution was drawn up along the lines of that of the United States.
  • Indonesian history has been influenced by foreign powers drawn to its natural resources.
  • When the letters to be drawn have run out, the final play can often determine the winner.
  • At the moment of her death, Bob briefly appears, drawn by her fear.
  • In other words, it can be drawn in such a way that no edges cross each other.
  • Justice, Peace and Creation has drawn many elements together with an environmental focus.
  • Before anyone can move, tiles are drawn and laid out across the board.
  • Far more often the general population has been reluctantly drawn into war by its rulers.
  • This figure is drawn from the total spending by the university, its students and visitors.
  • Both these events are well-attended by students, although they have drawn criticism from conservatives.
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Root form of drawn is draw for the verb.

Words starting with drawn

Synonyms of drawn

Meaning of drawn

  • verb 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?
  • verb 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
  • verb Represent by making a drawing of, as with a pencil, chalk, etc. on a surface
    She drew an elephant, Draw me a horse
  • verb Take liquid out of a container or well
    She drew water from the barrel
  • verb Select or take in from a given group or region
    The participants in the experiment were drawn from a representative population
  • verb 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
  • verb Move or go steadily or gradually
    The ship drew near the shore
  • verb Choose at random
    draw a card, cast lots
  • verb Earn or achieve a base by being walked by the pitcher
    He drew a base on balls
  • verb 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
  • verb Cause to flow
    The nurse drew blood
  • verb Write a legal document or paper
    The deed was drawn in the lawyer's office
  • verb Engage in drawing
    He spent the day drawing in the garden
  • verb Move or pull so as to cover or uncover something
    draw the shades, draw the curtains
  • verb Allow a draft
    This chimney draws very well
  • verb Require a specified depth for floating
    This boat draws 70 inches
  • verb 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
  • verb Contract
    The material drew after it was washed in hot water
  • verb Reduce the diameter of (a wire or metal rod) by pulling it through a die
    draw wire
  • verb Steep; pass through a strainer
    draw pulp from the fruit
  • verb Flatten, stretch, or mold metal or glass, by rolling or by pulling it through a die or by stretching
    draw steel
  • verb Cause to localize at one point
    Draw blood and pus