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Draw

To aim a firearm, or deadly weapon, at a particular target.

To prepare a written bill of exchange, Commercial Paper, draft, or negotiable instrument and place one's signature on it, creating a legal obligation under its terms. To write a document, such as a deed, complaint, or petition, including the essential information necessary to make it legally effective upon its execution by the designated parties.

To lawfully remove money from an account held in a bank, treasury, or other depository.

draw

v. 1) to prepare any document. 2) specifically to have prepared and sign a bill of exchange or check.

draw

(Attendance), noun frequence, level of attendance

draw

(Attraction), noun attractiveness, enticement, force, gravity, influence, magnetism, pull

draw

(Tie), noun dead heat, deadlock, impasse, standoff

draw

(Depict), verb delineate, describe, picture, represent, sketch

draw

(Extract), verb concentrate, condense, derive, pull, receive
See also: acquire, bait, bet, characterize, choose, copy, deadlock, delineate, depict, deplete, detail, educe, exhaust, extract, gain, inveigle, lottery, lure, motivate, portray, reap, receive, trace

draw

to write in due form. In relation to a BILL OF EXCHANGE, to draw a bill is to write it (draw it) in such a way that an unconditional order is addressed to another (the drawee).
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If an employer had to make the hire/don't hire decision based solely on the information in the stack of written resumes in front of her, she might just as well draw straws.
A hip injury stopped Botica from making his debut and forced the Scarlets to draw straws for goal-kicking duties.
AWOULD-BE county councillor defeated by a single vote was denied the chance to draw straws for a place in office after returning officers threw out her complaints of a spoiled ballot paper.
Mr Saunders told yesterday's hearing: "The worst conditions were in the shuttle car and the men I worked with used to draw straws to decide which unfortunate would work there.
Why don't they simply scrap the football matches altogether and just get teams to draw straws instead - at least that would stop football's powers-thatbe clutching at them.
When nobody volunteered, the stars were forced to draw straws - and glamour girl Sam and GMTV chef Gino lost.