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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 you feel good here, open your arms up and out toward the sides, extending through the little finger side of the hand, keeping the shoulder blades drawn back.
And when a previous lover reappears she is drawn back to childhood Norfolk and also to reassess her life.
It will see 3 Commando Brigade and 16 Air Assault Brigade drawn back, leaving only 7th Armoured Brigade in Iraq.
With this inaugural hang ('staging' is perhaps a more accurate word for today's art), visitors seem drawn back, naturally, to the threshold zone between Maltzan's foyer and the inner galleries.
Torn between the past and the future, and his growing attraction for a pretty Irish waitress, Stu is drawn back into the back alleys to exact his revenge on the people who hurt them all those years ago.
Gradually, they are all drawn back to High House, where they played on the beach as children.
Now Dain and her crew have 30 minutes to escape the blast, but as the clock ticks down, she finds herself drawn back -- to the bomb, and something far worse.
You can understand why this group of friends is drawn back for milestones significant and otherwise.