drawing drawing  /d ˈrɔ ɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an illustration that is drawn by hand and published in a book, magazine, or newspaper
  2. (n) a representation of forms or objects on a surface by means of lines
  3. (n) the creation of artistic pictures or diagrams
  4. (n) players buy (or are given) chances and prizes are distributed by casting lots
  5. (n) act of getting or draining something such as electricity or a liquid from a source
  6. (n) the act of moving a load by drawing or pulling

Usage(s):

  1. This drawing of a former child soldier shows him surrendering his weapons.
  2. When Astronomers Frank Drake and Carl Sagan conceived the idea of attaching a drawing of a nude man and woman to the Pioneer 10 spacecraft, their motive was purely scientific.

News

  1. Perspective drawing class at Saugus Public Library

    Architect, author and teacher Stephen Rich will host a perspective drawing class on Wednesday, June 26, at 10:30 a.m. at the Saugus Public Library. The program is free and open to all ages and abilities, but class size is limited.
    on June 24, 2013     Source: Saugus Advertiser

  2. Cohen drawing scholarship offers

    Sandy Cohen was drawing attention this past winter, but since his AAU season tipped off it’s reached a new level, and even Cohen has been a little surprised.
    on June 24, 2013     Source: FOX 11 Green Bay

  3. Drawing raises funds to support Open Studios

    Another year of North Coast Open Studios has come to a close, but there is still a chance to enjoy some lovely art by Open Studios artists. Three of the participating artists have donated pieces for a benefit drawing to help support the popular
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Eureka Times-Standard

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Quotes

  1. "We should go back to the drawing board to rectify the mistakes.Weah also said it is time for African coaches to be given a chance at international level. Rabah Saadane with Algeria was the only African coach at this year's World Cup. They (African...
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: George Weah Source: KENS 5 TV

  2. "A range of foreign governments and corporations will be watching this case with interest and be watching it very closely," Rudd said. "And they'll be drawing their own conclusions about how it is conducted."
    on Jul 16, 2009 By: Kevin Rudd Source: TIME

  3. "The role played by the UK combat forces is drawing to a close. These forces will have completed their tasks in the first half of 2009 and will then leave Iraq," Brown and Maliki said in a joint statement. "But the partnership between the two...
    on Dec 16, 2008 By: Nouri al-Maliki Source: Reuters UK

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