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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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As for why Iran had drawn back, the minister said that 'there could be at least three explanations.
As a result, the buy-to-let sector is recovering at a remarkable rate, as investors are drawn back by the need for a long-term, low-risk investment for their cash.
What hunter has never drawn back their bowstring on an animal and decided against the release?
Keira Knightley has never been more compelling or heartbreaking as the poet's childhood sweetheart who is drawn back to him.
Sam (Noel Clarke) is released from prison but finds it hard to adjust to a new life, and is drawn back into violence.
MORE than a year and a half after his capture and brutal treatment at the hands of Chinese agents, Jack Bauer (Kiefer Sutherland) from the Counter Terrorist Unit (CTU) is drawn back into the fray when a series of terrorist attacks rock Los Angeles.
Second, Dow Plastics confirmed my suspicion that materials suppliers are not drifting so far away after all, but are drawn back by the exhibit halls' huge magnetic effect on potential customers.
But, when summer arrives in the North, they are drawn back home as by a magnet.
By being drawn back from the edge of the building, the terrace does not intrude on the President and his garden.
As our eyes are drawn back into the picture, the layers of compression seem to flatten and blend, while the road itself abruptly ends.
Judy, our editorial director, is inextricably drawn back to the soft islands of Hawaii over and over, and she's the first to tell you the place somehow completes her.