draw a/the line
Definition of draw a/the line
1 : to see or understand the difference (between things) Where do you draw the line between what is good and bad art? It is sometimes hard to draw a line between right and wrong.
2 : to refuse to do or allow something : to set a limit —usually + at We couldn't invite everyone so we drew the line at immediate family members only. He helps me out a lot but draws the line at cleaning the bathroom.
Word by Word Definitions
: to cause to move continuously toward or after a force applied in advance : pull : such as
: to move (as a covering) over or to one side
: to pull up or out of a receptacle or place where seated or carried
: a length of cord or cord-like material: such as
: a comparatively strong slender cord
: to mark or cover with a line or lines
: to depict with lines : draw
: to place or form a line along
: to cover the inner surface of
: to put something in the inside of : fill
: to serve as the lining of
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