drew drew  /d ˈru/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) require a specified depth for floating
  2. (v) pull (a person) apart with four horses tied to his extremities, so as to execute him
  3. (v) cause to move in a certain direction by exerting a force upon, either physically or in an abstract sense
  4. (v) take in, also metaphorically
  5. (v) direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes
  6. (v) thread on or as if on a string
  7. (v) stretch back a bowstring (on an archer's bow)
  8. (v) pass over, across, or through
  9. (v) finish a game with an equal number of points, goals, etc.
  10. (v) contract
  11. (v) reduce the diameter of (a wire or metal rod) by pulling it through a die
  12. (v) steep; pass through a strainer
  13. (v) remove the entrails of
  14. (v) flatten, stretch, or mold metal or glass, by rolling or by pulling it through a die or by stretching
  15. (v) cause to localize at one point
  16. (n) a gully that is shallower than a ravine
  17. (n) an entertainer who attracts large audiences
  18. (n) the finish of a contest in which the score is tied and the winner is undecided
  19. (n) anything (straws or pebbles etc.) taken or chosen at random
  20. (n) a playing card or cards dealt or taken from the pack
  21. (n) a golf shot that curves to the left for a right-handed golfer
  22. (n) (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
  23. (n) poker in which a player can discard cards and receive substitutes from the dealer
  24. (n) the act of drawing or hauling something
  25. (v) cause to move by pulling
  26. (v) get or derive
  27. (v) make a mark or lines on a surface
  28. (v) make, formulate, or derive in the mind
  29. (v) bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover
  30. (v) represent by making a drawing of, as with a pencil, chalk, etc. on a surface
  31. (v) take liquid out of a container or well
  32. (n) United States actor (born in Ireland); father of Georgiana Emma Barrymore (1827-1862)
  33. (v) give a description of
  34. (v) select or take in from a given group or region
  35. (v) elicit responses, such as objections, criticism, applause, etc.
  36. (v) suck in or take (air)
  37. (v) move or go steadily or gradually
  38. (v) remove (a commodity) from (a supply source)
  39. (v) choose at random
  40. (v) earn or achieve a base by being walked by the pitcher
  41. (v) bring or lead someone to a certain action or condition
  42. (v) cause to flow
  43. (v) write a legal document or paper
  44. (v) engage in drawing
  45. (v) move or pull so as to cover or uncover something
  46. (v) allow a draft

Usage(s):

  1. Despite the success, the Dodgers drew just over a million fans, second-best in the league but roughly half of what Milwaukee's third-year team drew.
  2. Obama's youth-oriented campaign drew under-25 voters to Thursday's Iowa caucuses in record numbers, and these first-time voters gave him most of his margin of victory.
  3. From the second through the 14th issues, Kurtzman wrote and storyboarded every tale, and drew all but one of the covers.

News

  1. Maurice Jones-Drew offers message to campers in event at Jackson High

    Maurice Jones-Drew's offseason has been deeply embroiled in unwanted distractions.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: The Florida Times-Union

  2. Drew Green busts slump; Raiders win

    Prior to Friday evening, Lawrence Raiders catcher Drew Green had struggled at the plate this summer, at least by his standards. It’s safe to say he’s out of a funk. By Benton Smith
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Lawrence Journal-World

  3. Drew Brees Car Accident Story Is Fake, Says Saints QB

    Drew Brees was in a car accident today and may not be able to play in the NFL next season… That was the story that floated around the internet today, but don’t worry Saints fans, your QB is perfectly fine. Brees took to Twitter this afternoon to assure his fans that he was not in... Read more » Drew Brees Car Accident Story Is Fake, Says Saints QB is a post from: The Inquisitr
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

Quotes

  1. "After that, I called the team together, told them what I think and then drew a line under it," he said.
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Bert van Marwijk Source: New York Times

  2. "We drew closer together as Tenzing brought in the slack on the rope. I continued cutting a line of steps upwards. Next moment I had moved onto a flattish exposed area of snow with nothing by space in every direction," Hillary wrote. "Tenzing...
    on Jan 10, 2008 By: Edmund Hillary Source: USA Today

  3. "Instead of building a durable framework for the struggle against al-Qaida that drew upon our deeply held values and traditions, our government was defending positions that undermined the rule of law," said Obama.
    on May 21, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Xinhua

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